Utthaan-The Annual Day Celebration for the Special Ones
Utthaan, the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Committee of IMT, Nagpur organised ‘Kilkari’ on November 30, 2017. The seventh year of Kilkari- the Annual Day Celebration for the special ones witnessed enthusiastic participation from the students of Prerna School, Kalmeshwar and Deaf and Dumb Residential School, Savner.
The National Anthem was sung by the students and the faculty members which marked the beginning of the event. This was followed by lightning of the lamp by the Director, Dr Subhajit Bhattacharyya and other faculty members. Thereafter, the Director along with Dr Vikramaditya Ekkirala, delivered a heartwarming speech and felicitated the school representatives of the two participating schools. Post the felicitation, an array of competitions was lined up for the exceptionally talented, differently-abled students. The first of so many events was a dance competition in which the participants from both the schools left the audience mesmerized by their performances. The energy and talent of the children left everybody speechless as the conclusion of the event saw Savner school bag the first position in the group dance competition while Prerna school came out on top in the solo dance category. Next, came a round of games which included a game of musical chairs which was thoroughly enjoyed by the children. They also got a chance to showcase their creative skills through beautiful rangolis. Towards the end of the event, a performance from Zimfonia, the Music Forum, turned out to be a melodious treat for the audience and Hypnotics, the Dance Forum’s riveting dance performance made the children and the faculty alike, groove in full swing.
It was overwhelming to see the enthusiasm of the children as they reminded everybody that the essence of life is to be happy, despite all odds. Under the guidance of Dr Saleena Khan and the hard work and dedication of the CSR committee members, the event turned out to be a great success. The children gave the college an unparalleled chance to serve them and to make a difference in their lives with its efforts.