Updated: Jan 11
I joined Rotary International in the year 1996. Rtn.PP.S.P.Anthony Samy, the charter president of Rotary Club of Thanjavur New Town invited me to the club. It functions in Thanjavur, a town in Tamil Nadu state of India.
I held following posts from 1996 to 2006 in my club and the district 2708.
Chair of Community Service
Chair of Vocational Service
Chair of Youth Service
Chair of RCC projects
Chair of Fund raising
Chair of International service
Later, I became the president for the year 2007-08. Mr. Nazer, a veteran Tamil actor from India and my friend, was the chief guest and honoured the occasion. Rtn.PP.David Louise handed over his presidential charges to me. (Photo above.)
Mr. G.K.Vasan, Minister for Statistics, Government of India, happened to be our close associate, facilitated me and Rtn.PP.Justin Abraham, club secretary. (Photo Right)
I served as the district chair for the literacy club and was in-charge for inaugurating new RCC clubs, Rotaract clubs and Interact clubs in the district after 2008, till I changed my membership to Rotary Club of Casey, Victoria, Australia in 2018. I was not a member of Rotary Club of Thanjavur New Town for four years from 2013-2017, while I was away in Malaysia.
when JB became the President for Rotary Club- New Town -2007