Vizag celebrates 6th anniversary
The GMR Varalakshmi campus in Vizag celebrated its 6th anniversary on July 7, 2012. Taking a break from routine patient care services, the staff watched a movie in the auditorium. The evening program began with a welcome address by Dr PVKS Varma and a talk by Dr Merle Fernandes on the institute’s 6-year journey. Dr Avinash Pathengay introduced chief guest and major donor Mr O Naresh Kumar, Head, Symbiosis Technologies. Many other committed donors also attended the program.
Mr Naresh Kumar presented certificates to the best employee of the year, Mr G Balakrishna Murthy, Biochemistry Department, the staff who had completed five years of service and JAWS certificates to rehab patients. Prizes were distributed to the winners and runners of the sports and games competitions held earlier. Dr I S Murthy gave the vote of thanks.Later, the staff and their family members attended a cultural program and a dinner on the lawns. Children from Sunflower Silver Jubilee Convent School School and the Government Residential School for Visually Challenged Girls gave wonderful dance performances.
In pictures: Students of the Government Residential School for Visually Challenged Girls give a dance performance
No crutches! Y Pushpalatha, a 6th class student from Sunflower Silver Jubilee Convent School, danced beautifully, despite having polio.