Indian Lawyers' Forum , the professional association of Indian lawyers and law graduates working in Kuwait conducted its Onam - Family get together function 2015 at Kohinoor Restaurant Auditorium at Fahaheel. The celebrations included traditional variety entertainments, with the grand ‘Onasadhya’.
The function was presided over by the President Advocate Palavilayil Thomas Panicker, who in his speech welcomed everybody to the function. The President, while highlighting the activities of the unique Forum, emphasized the necessity and utility of the Forum's activities to the members and local Indian Community in Kuwait and reiterated that the Forum would continue its endeavor to provide legal advice/guidance to the needy members of the Indian Community. He observed that the Forum enjoys the membership of Indian lawyers who are working for high profile legal firms and holding key legal positions in various Companies/Corporations in Kuwait.
President said that the Forum is well equipped to deal with any sort of legal and business consultations pertaining to Kuwait as well as India. The Forum declared that as usual Forum will be ready to participate in any legal seminar conducted by any association. Forum succeeded in uniting the Indian Lawyers in Kuwait and work as a force to help each other and in turn help the community in their legal needs.
The function was inaugurated by lighting the Traditional lamp by President Thomas Panicker, Suresh Pulikkal, Mohammed Basheer, Vidya Sumod, Stanley and Sasidhara panicker, Shivadasn and other Office Bearers. ILF members were entertained by Orchestra led by Sameer.
The function started with a Prayer song by Adv. Mini, Adv. Priya, Manju and Adv. Vidhya. Adv. Mohammed Basheer, the General Convener welcomed the members and their families. Felicitations speeches were made by Adv. Sashidara Panicker, Adv. Stanley John and Adv. Jeseena Basheer.
All the members and families enjoyed and had a sumptuous Onasadhya served to all, around 100 members participated in the function. President thanked all for the large turn out on time. The highlight of the day was the Onasadhya delicious items prepared/cooked by the forum's ladies members. Prizes were distributed to all who won positions in cooking competition. The Prizes were sponsored by Adv. Shivadas.
The function was concluded with a vote of thanks by Adv. Suresh Pulikkal, the General Secretary of the Forum. He requested all lawyers to keep up this tempo and requested all to continue patronizing the Forum for its members and communities benefits. Adv. Mohammed Basheer ably compeered the programme and throughout the programme he entertained the crowd.