“Vimala V. Pai Vishwa Konkani Sahitya Puraskar”

T.V. Mohandas Pai and other Dignitaries

Mangalore November 19, 2009: Shri T.V. Mohandas Pai, Director of Infosys Technologies Ltd. visited World Konkani Centre with his colleague and another distinguished patron of World Konkani Centre Shri Ramadas U. Kamath, Senior Vice President, Infosys on 19th November, 2009. He took keen interest in the activities of the Foundation. Along with other projects declared an award for Rs.1.00 lakh every year to be given to litterateur of Konkani language in the name of his dear mother `Smt. T.Vimala Raman Pai.  He appreciated the `VISION’ and monolith of World Konkani Centre. The Award will be named as T.Vimala Pai Vishwa Konkani Sahitya Puraskar.

Saraswat Bank Chairman Visits WKC

Shri Eknath Thakur at Library

Mangalore September 20, 2009: Shri Eknath Thakur, Chairman Saraswat Co-operative Bank, Mumbai, along with other dignitaries from the Bank’s Management, paid a visit to World Konkani Centre on 20.09.2009. He appreciated the efforts of the foundation and announced a donation of Rs. 20 Lakhs to World Konkani Centre.