IRDM Faculty Centre celebrated its second REUNION (Phire-Dekho) on 14 th April, 2018 at the Narendrapur Centre of Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute (RKMVERI). Total 118 alumni were present in the event, covering all the courses viz. MSc in Agriculture and Rural Development, M.Sc in Agricultural Biotechnology and PG Diploma in Agro based Biotechnology.
Swami Atmapriyananda (Vice Chancellor, RKMVERI), Swami Sarvalokananda (Secretary, RKMA Narendrapur & Administrative Head, IRDM Faculty Centre), Swami Shivapurnananda (Asst.
Administrative Head, IRDM Faculty Centre), Dr. Manas Ghosh (Former Dean, IRDM Faculty Centre), Dr. Tapash Dasgupta (Dean, IRDM Faculty Centre), Dr. N. C. Sahoo (Senior Scientist & Head, SSKVK) inaugurated the programme by lightening of ceremonial lamp in the presence of the alumnus and current students of the faculty centre.
Eight guest faculties were felicitated by the Vice- Chancellor and the Administrative Head of the Faculty Centre for their outstanding contribution to this Faculty Centre since its inception. Dr. R.M Pant, Director, National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, North East Regional Centre (NIRD & PR – NERC) was present in the event as the Chief Guest. All guests addressed the alumni of this institute which was followed by a session of interaction with alumni.
On this auspicious day Swami Atmapriyananda (Vice Chancellor, RKMVERI) released the News Letter of IRDM Faculty Centre. On the same day one Souvenir was published by the hand of Administrative Head of IRDM Faculty Centre, Swami Sarvalokananda and this was distributed among the alumni & distinguished guests.
The program was concluded by an outstanding cultural performance performed by the current students. In total, (approximately) 290 persons were invited to this event including alumni, current students, guest, visiting faculty, staff etc.
Below are some of the photos.