The inaugural function of AMARA (Automobile& Aeronautical Association) 2016-2017 was held on 20th September 2016 in Srinivas Institute of Technology, Valachil, Merlapadavu, Mangaluru. Mr. Ravishankar P., Senior Inspector, Motor vehicle department, Regional Transport Office, Mangaluru was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Dr. Shrinivasa Mayya D., Principal, Srinivas Institute of Technology, Mangaluru presided over the function.
Mr. Ravishankar P. in his address urged the students to focus on need based projects in Automobile sector and briefed about the importance of Traffic Rules and Road Safety, in the technical talk, which was followed after the inaugural function.
Dr. Shrinivasa Mayya D., Principal in his presidential address urged the students to think out of the box and properly utilize the AMARA platform for self development viz., to acquire technical and other skills; which is vital for success to become an entrepreneur or an engineer.
Dr. Ramakrishna N. Hegde, Head of Automobile and Aeronautical department, in his address explained the students, the need for students association, and its benefits. He urged the students to utilize the platform to unearth their hidden talents.
AMARA report was delivered by Prof. Deepak Raj, Faculty advisor, Department of Aeronautical engineering and office bearers for academic year 2016-17 were introduced by Prof. Jerome Anthony, Faculty advisor, Department of Automobile Engineering and Mr. Prajath J. Shetty, President of AMARA association welcomed the dignitaries and Mr. Nagraj H., secretary, AMARA association delivered the vote of thanks. Mr. Anand Basiya, 7th semester Automobile and Ms. Soumya, 5th semester Aeronautical were the Masters of Ceremony.