The Indian Dentists' Alliance in Kuwait (IDAK), is a fellowship of Indian Dental Surgeons residing in Kuwait. The 4th volume of the Oral Health Guide was released in a glittering ceremony on 12 December, 2014 in Pearl Tent, Safir International Hotel, Bneid Al Gar. The theme for the 4th Volume of the Oral Health Guide is ‘Special Health Care Needs and Dentistry’.
The dignitaries for the event included, the Ambassador of India to Kuwait, H.E. Sunil Jain, Assistant Under Secretary of Dental Affairs, Ministry of Health, Dr. Yousef Al Duwairy, Secretary General of Kuwait Institute of Medical Specialisation, Dr. Ibrahim Al Hadi, Director of Dental Administration, Dr. Sabiha Al Mutawa and many distinguished guests from Indian Associations, Schools, Armed Forces, Ministry of Health, Kuwait University and private sector. The Principal sponsors for the event were Advanced Technology Solution, Shifa Al Jazeera Medical Group and Skyline Builders.
In his inaugural speech, Indian Ambassador to Kuwait H. E. Sunil Jain lauded the Indian Dentists for bridging the gap between the Indian community and the people of Kuwait through such grant events. Dr Yousef Al Duwairy, Assistant Under Secretary thanked and appreciated the great service offered by the dentists of Indian origin.
This year’s cultural show was aptly called ‘Faces 2014’, which was a ‘fun, art, cultural and entertainment show’. The stunning show was impeccably planned and performed by the IDAK family. From tiny tots to dentists young and old sang, danced, played instruments and acted to enthral the audience and transported them to a magical land where the rich culture of India blends with the culture of the Middle East.
Choreographers from Upasana Dance Studio, Break House Dance School along with IDAK Choreographers and Directors were involved in producing a mesmerizing visual treat. For the first time ever, the live streaming of the event was available for friends and families all over the world, through IDAK website www.idakuwait.org and congratulatory messages flooded from US, UK, UAE, Qatar, Bahrain and India.
The IDAK Council thanked the Chief Editor, Dr. Sunil Kumar Gupta and his team, Public Relations Committee Chairman, Dr. Johncen George and his team, Event Management Committee Chairman, Dr. Dilip George and his team, Membership Committee Chairman Dr Jacob Lonappan and his team and the Cultural Committee and entire executive committee for organising the event in such an impressive manner. Cultural program was entirely planned and orchestrated by the Cultural Committee headed by Dr. Aju Wilson with Dr. Abraham Thomas, Dr. Aysha George, Dr. Garima Soni, Dr. Joshin Thomas and Dr. Pramod Menon as members.
President Dr. Roy Francis and Secretary Dr Rajesh Alexander congratulated the entire team of IDAK for organising such a power packed event. The Media Partner was Response Media and the Event Partner was Power Systems.