National Council Of Canadian Tamils (NCCT) held the ‘GRAND GALA of Canadian Tamils,’ a unique evening of recognition, on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Delta Hotel, Toronto.
NCCT first convened on July 1, 2010, after a formal inauguration event in Toronto and now registered as a Not- for profit-organisation with both Federal & Provincial Governments of Canada. Members of Parliament at Federal & Provincial levels, Mayors, Councillors, Trustees, Officials from Law enforcements, Emergency response & general public attended the Gala event.
“To promote excellence, it is important to recognize achievements which can be an impetus for them to emulate and excel. Awards are being presented to those who excelled in Arts, Young Writers, Young Advocate for empowering children and life Time Achievement Award,” said Professor R. Sri Ranjan, Chair Person of NCCT in his welcome address. The award presented & the recipient’s names are as follows:
Life Time Achievement Award: Prof. Chelva Kanaganayakam.
Award of Honour: Hon. John Baird- Former Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Film Arts Award: Lenin M. Sivam.
Youth Singer Award: Supaveen Bavananthan.
Youth Advocate for Empowering Children: Annetrista Rajeev.
Young Writers Award: Sharuthie Ramesh.
The event concluded with a sumptuous dinner and some entertainment.
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