Agni College of Technology, Thalambur, Chennai, celebrated its 16th Annual and Sports Day at the College premises on Saturday, 1st April 2017. The function started with a patriotic invocation followed by lighting of the holy lamp. Ms. Ms. Kavya Jayakumar from Third year Biomedical Engineering welcomed the gathering. Ms. Bhavani Jayaprakash, Chairperson, presided over the function. Dr.S.R.R.Senthil Kumar, Principal, ACT, presented the Annual Report which highlighted the achievements of the institution in academics, sports and co-curricular activities. The Dignitaries were felicitated with memento as a token of love and gratitude.
Mr. P. Janarthanan Menon, Director, ACT, delivered the presidential address. Mr. KVR Kishore Babu, General Manager – Human Resources, SCHWING Stellar (India) Pvt. Ltd., was the Special Invitee for the function. In his address, he advised the students to work hard with competence to develop knowledge and skill to grab the opportunity to reach top levels in the life. Mr. S. Muralishankar, Managing Director – Super Auto Forge, Chennai, was the Chief Guest for the function. In his address, he emphasized on the need for value based learning, equipping skills and consistently working hard to achieve their goals with self-confidence and positive attitude for successful career and life. Later, the Chief Guests distributed the academic and sports prizes.This was followed by the distribution of prizes to toppers and star performers. Vote of Thanks was proposed by Ms. B. Nithiya Princy from Third year Electronics and Communication Engineering.
The later stage started with cultural programme which brought out the multi-talents of the young engineers. The stage was all set for cultural events with the view to delight not only the ears but also the eyes. The function dissolved with National anthem.
“Don’t take rest after your first victory because if you fail in second, more lips are waiting to say that your first victory was just luck.” - A.P.J Abdul Kalam