Architecture students of Shrinivas institute of Technology(SIT) Valachil,Mangaluru under the guidance of Dr.Shaila Bantanur received the “Award of Merit”(south zone) for documenting Gurubasadi at Moodaboidri, Dakshinakannada on September 17,2016 at New Delhi. A team of six students namely Vikas.S, Nidhish.G.Kotian, Sanketh.P.Bharathish, Ramkumar.P, Akshay kumar G.K. and Santhosh Prabhu extensively worked over a month for this National level competition. Indian National Trust organized it for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH), in collaboration with Council of Architecture (COA) and National Institute of Advanced Studies in Architecture (NIASA).
Shri. Suresh Prabhu, Hon’ble Railway Minister was the Chief Guest and Shri. Satyender Jain, Hon’ble Minister, Health, PWD, Transport, Industries, Home and Urban Development was the Guest of Honour, Mr. Biswaranjan Nayak, President,(COA), Mr. Vijay Garg, Vice President,(COA) along with eminent architects, Head of Schools, teachers, academicians, professionals and students of architecture participated in the event in large number. The team would like to acknowledge the kind support of the Management, Principal and HoD department of Architecture.