Dr. Vikhe Patil Foundation’s Pravara Centre for Management Research and Development organized ‘PCMRD Fest 2016’ on Tuesday, 19th January 2016. This one day Fest comprised of nine events under Management, Cultural and Sports category. Four hundred students from undergraduate colleges in and around Pune competed for Quiz, Collage, Caption Me, Rangoli, Speed Games, Group Dance, Volley Ball, Tug of War and Football.
The event was inaugurated by Dr. Manoj Narwade, Director, PCMRD along with event coordinators – Dr. Puja Bhardwaj, Prof. Vijay Deshmukh, Dr. Divya Lakhani and Prof. Sneha Joshi. The judges for various events were Ms. Anagha Kalay, Director, English Language Academy, Mr. Raghunandan Helwade, Business Associate- BMA Wealth Creators, Mr. Tapan Pandit, Documentary Maker and Fashion Photographer.
Winner of Collage Competition was SNDT College while Balaji Law College stood second. Quiz was won by Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce and runners up were S P College. In Caption Me, Sinhgad Academy of Engineering stood first and Marathwada Mitramandal College of Commerce (MMCC) was runners up. Rangoli competition was won by girls from SNDT. MMCC took away the first rank for Speed Games while Balaji Law College was second. In sports category, boys from Garware College won the Volleyball Competition and second prize went to Alard College of Engineering. Football Competition was won by MMCC and Ness Wadia College of Commerce got second rank. In Tug of War Balaji Law college were the winners and Runners up were Fergusan College.
All in all it was a vibrant and fun filled day with students, both organisers and participants, enjoying it to the fullest.
The fest concluded with the prize distribution ceremony. The Guest of Honour, Mr. Ajay Singh Bhadoria, Vice President-Sales, Parag Milk Foods Limited along with Dr. Manoj Narwade, Director, PCMRD gave away the prizes.
The fest was co-sponsored by Parag Milk Foods Limited, Zebronics, Birla Sunlife, Bombay Forgings, Dreams Computers and Vanraj Group of Industries. Media partner of the PCMRD Fest 2016 was Sakal Times.
Runners up of Group Dance Competition being felicitated by Mr. Ajay Singh Bharodia, Vice President Sales, Parag Milk Foods Limited and Dr. Manoj Narwade, Director – PCMRD