Institute of Management Technology, Nagpur hosted ‘Kilkari’ on October 15, 2019 to commemorate the birth anniversary of former President, Late Dr APJ Abdul Kalam which was organised by Utthaan, the Corporate Social Responsibility Committee. The committee, headed by Dr Saleena Khan (Associate Professor, Chairperson - HRM &OB), consists of fervent students of the Institute, who made this event a success. This annual event ‘Kilkari’, saw its inception in 2011. It witnessed the wholehearted engagement of students from Prerna School, Kalmeshwar and Deaf and Dumb Residential School, Saoner.
The celebration initiated with the lighting of the lamp by Dr Abhishek Narain Singh (Assistant Professor, Information Management and Coordinator- Admission), Dr Gajavelli V S (Professor, Economics & Finance) and Dr Vikramaditya Ekkirala (Associate Professor, Human Resources Management). The occasion proceeded with an inspirational speech by Dr Ekkirala subsequently followed by an encouraging poetry session by Dr Singh and Dr Narendra Phadnis (Professor, Human Resources Management and Law). The event also witnessed a vibrant dance performance by Hypnotics- the Dance Forum and a lively musical performance by Zimfonia- the Music Forum. The day saw scintillating performances from the students of the visiting schools, who showcased their extraordinary abilities by participating in group dance, solo dance and mime competitions, to name a few. The joyous event culminated with prize distribution ceremony and Vote of Thanks by Dr Khan, which left the students with a spirit of jubilance.