Mysuru, August 14:- Alumni get-together of the Class of 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 of Maharaja Institute of Technology was held at Sir M V Hall of the college here recently.
The alumni had gathered with enthusiasm and 170 attended the meeting at the college campus.
The meet was inaugurated by Dr S Murali, president of MET.
Addressing the alumni, he said that the students’ love and affection towards the institution is expected and not the monetary contributions.
Dr B G Naresh Kumar, institute principal, who was the chief guest, said that the ‘institution–alumni’ relationship is like that of a ‘mother–daughter’ one as the alumni keep coming back to college even after the graduation and the relationship is everlasting.
Dr C Ramakrishnegowda, head of Civil Engineering Department, recalled the bondage he has with the students and the affection of students for him. He hoped the alumni to continue the relationship with the department and college.
The meet was presided over by Dr G Hemanth Kumar, vice president, MET.
An ad-hoc body for the ‘Alumni Association’ was constituted on the occasion with the following members:
Dr C Ramakrishnegowda – President, Aniruddha A M, assistant professor -Convenor, Gururaj M H and Bhavyashree B N – Faculty Representatives.
The ad-hoc body comprises elected alumni members from each batch and the registered alumni association is planned to be floated by next year. -KK