The Tamil Academy of SRM University and Paarivendhar Students Association jointly celebrated the World Poetry Festival on 21.03.2017 by 10 A.M. at SRM Medical College Auditorium. Dr. T.P.Ganesan, President, Tamil Academy presided over the function in the presence of Medical College Dean Dr. A. Sundaram.
Dr. T.R.Paarivedhar, Chancellor of SRM Univesity and patron of Tamil Academy released quarterly magazine ‘VENDHAR NERI’ and delivered keynote Address. After receiving the first copy Dr.V.G.Santhosam, Chairman, VGP Group of Companies felicitated Tamil Academy and its activities. Kalaimaamani Poet Ponnadiyar inaugurated the Poetry Recitation about poet Bharathidasan in which 14 students from various faculties of SRM Institutions participated.
Earlier Dr. Karu. Nagarajan, Secretary, Tamil Academy welcomed the gathering and finally Dr. V. Mangaiyarkarasi proposed the vote of thanks. Selvan R. Arunachalam, Student convenor, compered the programme.
Students from various faculties participated in the programme.