J&K Branch of ICAI celebrates 74th CA Day
Jul 02, 2022
JAMMU: The celebrations started off with flag hoisting ceremony at ICAI Bhawan, Canal Road, Jammu which was followed by blood donation camp in collaboration with the Department of Blood Transfusion & immunohematology, GMC, Jammu in which large number of Chartered Accountants members as well as Students participated overwhelmingly & donated blood.
A free Health Checkup Camp along with a Ayurvedic Medical Checkup was also organized by O-Lab Diagnostic Centre & Path Lab and Ayushkamiya Ayurvediya Panchkarma Chakitsalya respectively.
Thereafter an interaction session followed by lunch with OrphanAge Kids of Borderless World Foundation was also organized.
Former Cabinet Minister J&K Govt. CA. Sat Sharma while attending the function, greeted the participants on CA Day and lauded the role of chartered accountants in Nation Building.
Further he applauded the J&K Branch for celebrating a CA Week Day in which various activities were undertaken such as Financial Literacy Camp, Yoga Day, Padyatra cum Swachh Bharat Abhiyan at Manda, Indoor Games Championship, Blood Donation, Health Checkup and Ayurvedic Camp.
In the evening, a seminar on critical issues in GST by eminent speaker CA Rajinder Arora was organized, followed by the felicitation of newly qualified Chartered Accountants from Jammu Region.
The Chief Guest for the event was Hon'ble Deputy Commissioner of Jammu .Avny Lavasa.
Speaking on the occasion, Avny Lavasa, congratulated the CA fraternity & appreciated the role played by CA professionals as Pillars of the society which always worked for the upliftment of the country.
CA. Nakul Saraf, Chairman of J&K Branch of ICAI, in his inaugural address welcomed the guests & emphasized on the importance of the CA Day. He thanked the members and students for their overwhelming participation in the whole CA Week.
He also urged the members to once again pledge their allegiance to the great CA profession and rededicate themselves to its services as well as the lofty ideals put forth by those who have gone before them.
During the program, "Late CA R.C. Gupta Memorial" award, "Late Smt. Sudesh Sawhney Memorial Award", Late Omesh Gupta Memorial Award, "Late Vinod Gupta Memorial Award ``,''Late G.D Gupta Memorial Award", and Late Om Prakash Gupta & Indu Gupta Memorial Awards were presented to the meritorious students of CA Final examination during 2020 and 2021.
CA Vineet Kohli, Secretary J&K Branch of ICAI, conducted the proceedings, CA Vikas Purdhani, (Vice Chairman), CA Ayush Sawhney (Treasurer) & CA Sourav Pargal (Executive Member) along with a large number of Chartered Accountants, students & their families took part in the celebrations.