District Governor - Rtn. Manjoo Phadke
Editor - Rtn. Madhur Dolare

Rotary Clubs of Pune Baner and Bavdhan Elite Host a Musical Extravaganza with 'Gata Rahe Mera Dil' Antakshari Competition Back

The Rotary Club of Pune Baner, in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Bavdhan Elite, orchestrated a memorable musical event, the 'Gata Rahe Mera Dil' Antakshari Competition. Held at the RIIMS management auditorium in Bavdhan on February 11th, 2024, this event marked a significant milestone as the first of its kind in the district in the last six years.

With over 18 enthusiastic entries, the competition was hosted by the charismatic Mr. Sandeep Panchwadkar, who infused the evening with energy and excitement. The audience, comprising Rotarians, non-Rotarians and senior members of various Rotary clubs, joyously sang and danced to melodious tunes.

Adding to the charm of the event, the presence of distinguished guests elevated the evening. Rtn. Amruta and Rtn. Snehal Bhat from the district cultural team, Rtn. Deepak Mahajan (Founder, IIFRM - RID 3131), and Rtn. Manisha Adhikari (Chairperson, IIFRM) graced the occasion, making it truly special.

After a spirited competition, the winners were announced: 1st Prize: Rotary Club of Bavdhan Elite 2nd Prize: Rotary Club of Bibwewadi 3rd Prize: Rotary Club of Baner

Apart from the main competition, there were prizes for the audience members, ensuring that everyone felt included and appreciated. The overwhelming feedback from participants and attendees has inspired the organizers to consider making this event a signature synergy project, promising more musical evenings to come.