Panaji: March 3, 2017 …. Chief Secretary Shri. Dharmendra Sharma attended ‘Petul 2017’ a special programme for children organised by Konkani Bhasha Mandal, Goa at Ravindra Bhavan, Curchorem on Wednesday. Present on the occasion were Fr. Walter Miranda, Principle, Guardian Angel Higher Secondary School, Shri. Chirag Nayak, Shri. Raju Nayak, Shri. Milind Paranjape, Shri. Shashi Shetye, Shri. Chetan Acharya, President, Konkani Bhasha Mandal, Goa, Shri. Juze Lawrence, vice president and others.
On the occasion CD containing of children songs ‘Shani Masti 4’, story books translated in Konkani of Jyotsna Prakashan, story books of Goan writers, charts for children, translated e-books of Pratham Prakashan and books of Nanu book series were released. Schools students performed various cultural programmes on the occasion. Shri. Chetan Acharya welcomed the gathering.