VALPOI: Bicholim deputy collector, Mr Narayan Gad said that an individual can attain his true identity in life and march ahead on the path to excellence only through education. He also said that virtues like sincerity and hard work can lead a person to progress.
Mr Gad made the remarks while speaking after being felicitated at the XVIth annual general meeting of Sattari Urban Co-operative Credit Society at Laxmibai memorial hall, Valpoi.
Present on the occasion were Mr Narhari Haldanker, Mr Yeshwant Gauns, Mr Farid Khan, Mr Premnath Hazare, Mr Kashinath Mhalshekar, Mr Vasudev Porob, Mr Sadashiv Gaonker, Mr Mhalu Gawas and Mr Vishwasrao Rane.
Mr Gad said that whenever a person is felicitated for any contribution it is not only an individual recognition but a collective recognition.
Chairman of SUCCS, Mr Yeshwant Gauns said that the society has entered its second decade with a strong base and a vibrant foundation and that they will be undertaking an expansion drive, targeting to increase its current network by opening new branches in Bicholim
Presently, SUCCS has four branches with its head office at Valpoi and this year the society has gained a profit of around `33 lakh. Earlier, the society felicitated children of shareholders who have scored 60 per cent marks in SSC examination and also some prominent personalities