Kurseong — Two Salesian College family members were honoured at the first Certification and Outstanding Youth Awards event organised by a start up Institute of Hospitality Management (IHM) in Kurseong, 28 August 2019.
“The Glorious IHM Certification and Outstanding Youth Awards provides Certification to our pass out students as well as honours outstanding Youth of our Darjeeling Hills,” said director of Glorious IHM Mr. Gagan Lama.
The first Glorious IHM Awards event was held at Town Hall, Naya Bazaar.
The Glorious Outstanding Youth Awards for year 2019 went to Mr. Dipesh Thapa and Mr. Mrinal Singh for being star model.
Mrinal is 3rd year Sociology Honours student at Salesian College Sonada.
Speaking to Campus Minister after the event Mrinal said, “It was a very precious moment for me as I was being acknowledged for my active effort by very respectable elders from the town. I respect the token of appreciation and it shall motivate me in doing more.”
Other Award winner from Salesian was RJ Sagar Rai of Radio Salesian for being excellent Radio Journalist, Short film writer, director.
Award winners in other categories included Miss Radha Tejaswini Bhujel for social activities, Mr. Sajan Chettri Amazing Dancer from Hybrid Crew and once Indian Idol contestant Mr. Arun Pradhan for performing wonderful songs.
“The journey which was started as ‘Glorious IHM’ is being a joyfully challenging and learning experience, and we are much focused for youngsters. I believe our new generation should be excellent in each and every field and be always stand in front of the world and be the ‘pride of Soil and society,’” said IHM director Mr. Lama.