NAGPUR: 70th Chartered Accountants’ Foundation Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm at Nagpur Branch of ICAI on 1st July 2083.
The ceremony started with Flag Hoisting at the hands of senior & eminent Chartered Accountant of the city CA. Sanjay Narke which was largely attended by members & students CA. Narke said that it is a memorable event for him to hoist a flag as Chief-Guest. CA. Sanjay Narke had played an instrumental role in formation of the Nagpur Branch of ICAI in the year 1979. He also shared his thoughts on the changing expectations of the profession and the need to ensure the respect and dignity of profession is maintained in times to come. He further urged the fellow members to keep themselves updated and ready for the challenges in near future. He said that Chartered Accountants have to read the law between the lines so they must take due care while understanding the new laws and regulation.. He said we should equally consider our social responsibilities and should take steps to fulfill our obligations toward nation.
On this occasion Nagpur Branch also felicitated all the Chairmen of the Branch who has served the Institute since its inception by the hand of CA Jaydeep Shah, Past President, ICAI. While addressing the members and student CA. Jaydeep Shah highlighted the recognition and accolades which the Branch has received from Central & Regional Levels. He appreciated the efforts being undertaken by the various managing committees over the years who have ensured continuous activities for the larger benefit of Members & students. He also lauded the efforts of the current committee of Nagpur branch for conducting various events & guided the students for outing efforts for excelling in their carrier.
On this auspicious day the branch has also organized Blood-Donation Camp in association with Jeevan Jyoti Blood Bank, Nagpur & GSK Blood Bank. The branch also organized Full Body Check up Camp, Dental Check up Camp & Eye Check up camp for Members & Students which was inaugurated by Senior Chartered Accountant CA. B K Agrawal in which around 100 Members, Students & Staff voluntarily donated their blood for the cause of the society as a part of their social responsibilities & obligations.
CA. B K Agrawal on this occasion said that the role of Chartered Accountant is very vital. While discharging our professional duties we must not forget the social responsibilities. This blood donation camp would definitely provide a reason for CAs to come forward and donate blood for the social cause & to discharge their duties towards society.
Regional Council Member, CA. Abhijit Kelkar, congratulated members on the occasion of Platinum Jubilee of ICAI while informing Hon’ble President of India has released a postal stamp commemorating the 70th Foundation Day of ICAI. CA’s being Partners in Nation Building shall always be committed towards providing ethical services to the best of their knowledge and ability.
Earlier Chairman of the branch CA. Umang V Agrawal in his welcome address said that it is a moment of great joy & pride to celebrate 70th Chartered Accountants Day & on this occasion as we salute to all the pillars & seniors of our profession who have toiled hard to make the brand value of this esteemed profession. He thanked all the respected past chairmen of the branch who have contributed immensely to the profession and to the branch.
CA. Kirit Kalyani – Secretary of the branch conducted the proceedings & proposed a formal vote of thanks. On this occasion prominently present were, CA. Suren Duragkar, CA. Swapnil Ghate, CA. Sandeep Jotwani, CA. Jiten Saglani, CA. Sanjay Agrawal, Past Chairmen CA. Sudhir Surana, CA. Mahesh Rathi, CA. Anil Parakh, CA. Rajeev Damani, CA. Aniruddh Shenwai, CA. Rajesh Khanzode, CA. Pankaj Agrawal, CA. Rajesh Loya, CA. Julfesh Shah, CA. Milind Patel, CA. Satish Sarda, CA. Swapnil Agrawal, CA. Ashwini Agrawal, CA. Kirti Agrawal & large number of members and CA. Students.