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Anil Singh (1964 Met) Visits BIT Sindri, and Meets Alumni Members at Delhi, Bokaro, Ranchi and Rourkela

By Dr Anil K Singh, 1964 Metallurgy
Treasurer, BIT Sindri Alumni Association of North America

Anil K Singh (1964 alumnus of BIT Sindri & Treasurer, BITSAA of North America) and his wife, Radha Singh, were in India (February 12 – March 6) on vacation. They took time off from their vacation, and visited BIT Sindri to talk with the administration, faculty members and students on February 25. In addition they met BIT Sindri alumni members in Delhi, Bokaro, Ranchi and Rourkela (Odisha) respectively on February 12, 25, 26 and 28. Shri Rajendra Choudhary 77 Mech, President of BIT Sindri Ranchi Chapter was with them for their meetings at BIT, Bokaro, Ranchi and Rourkela. Shri Navin Parmar, 77 Civil, Retired Chief Engineer, PHED, Jharkhand attended the meetings at Sindri, Bokaro and Ranchi. Narain Lal, 64 Mechanical was present in Sindri and Bokaro meetings.

Part I    - General comments on BIT Sindri Campus Visits
Part II   - Meetings with BIT Sindri Faculty and Students
Part III  - Meetings with BIT Sindri Alumni
Part IV  - Inspection of Toilets at Bariarpur Girls Middle School

 Meetings with BIT Sindri Alumni

Meetings with BIT Sindri Alumni

Meeting with fellow alumni at IOCL Guest House, Noida, Delhi. Shri & Smt. Chandrika Prasad, and Shashank Garuryar are not in the picture

Delhi: We met at the Indian Oil Guest House in Noida on February 12 for lunch. There were 22 in attendance including spouses. Besides my 1964 batch friends, Dr. B.N. Mishra (Chairman NJSIT, Delhi), Shri Chandrika Prasad (1963 Tele Com, Retire Indian Railways Board Member) and Shri Shashank Garuryar (President BITS Mother Chapter) also kindly joined. In addition to discussion about what is happening at BIT, there was time to do some shero-shayri.

Meeting with Shri Mahimapat Ray, Deputy Commissioner, at his residence in Bokaro

Radha Singh with Mrs. Mahimapat Ray

Bokaro: Met with Shri Shyam Nandan Mishra, 1960 Metallurgy, Retired Managing Director, Vishakhapatnam Steel Plant) and Shri Narain Lal (64 Mechanical). Encouraged them to actively participate in BITS Alumni activities.

We also made a courtsey call to Shri Rai Mahimapat Ray, Deputy Commissioner, Bokaro District, and met him and his wife at his residence in Bokaro. Rajendra Choudhary enquired about his counterpart in Dhanbad so that he can discuss with him about BIT.

Meeting with fellow alumni at Ranchi Club, Ranchi

Spouses in attendance at Ranchi Club, Ranchi

Ranchi: After spending a frustrating afternoon chasing around various Jharkhand govt. secretaries offices at the secretariat, we met at Ranchi Club on the evening of February 26 for the alumni meeting. There were 23 in attendance including spouses. Rajendra Choudhary and Navin Parmar along with their spouses also attended. We had a great time.

Meeting with fellow alumni in Rourkela Club, Rourkela, Odisha

Rourkela: We met in Rourkela Steel Plant Club on the evening of February 28. There were 16 in attendance. Rajendra Choudhary came from Ranchi specifically for this meeting. (For whatever reason, no spouses were invited). This chapter has not been very active. But, they pledged they will from now onwards regularly meet.

Posted on: April 9, 2016