Dr. A.V. Anoop Film Producer and Director of Cholayil/Medimix, inaugurated the Onamfair (onachantha) at Madras Keralasamaj on 11.9.13 at 9am prior to the Onam celebrations, to make available the Banana and Banana fruit (nendrapazham), banana chips and other Kerala Sarees, pickles etc. in 22 stalls arranged in the ground floor hall of Madras Kerala Samaj. May be at the lowest rate in the world for banana at Rs.60/- per kg. and chips at Rs.200 per kg. Comparing the local market and Kerala shops, the price is very low.
The first sale inaugurated by the Managing Director of Prince Jewellery, Mr.Princeson Jose. Chairman of Onachantha committee Mr.Guruvayoorappan Balan presided over the function. Chairman of the Samaj, Mr.M. Sivadasanpillai, Vice President Mr.K.V.V.Mohan, Ln.P.N. Ravi,Ln.K.S. Gopal, K.V.Nair, Navodhaya Sureshbabu, Sivan Ambika, V. Sivasankaran, Premier Janardhanan, were attended the function.
Mr.P.K. Balakrishnan delivered the welcome speach and M.K.A Azees delivered Vote of Thanks. following the function, the Kaikottikali and Onapattukal were presented by Students of KVHSS Higher Secondary School, Chennai. General Secretary Kumblengad Unnikrishnan conducted the master of ceremony.
Onam Celebrations will beheld at Madras Kerala Samaj on 16.9.2013 at 4.30pm. The Chief Guest will be Ms.Lissy Priyadarshan. Mr.Gokulam Gopalan, MKS Bldg.Committee Chairman and President of All India Malayalee Association, Mr.Sneha P.Raju, Mr.Joseph George Vattakunnel, Mr.P.K. Mohandas will felicitated the Onam Celebrations. Following cultural programmes ;and pavizham pattukal old melodies of Malayalam songs will present by Mr. Kodampilli Krishnapillai, the sweet voice owned person from a great music family of Travancore.
MADRAS KERALA SAMAJ WISHING ALL MALAYALEES IN THE WORLD A VERY HAPPY ONAM, THE MEANING OF A GREAT DREAM-EQUALITY TO ALL UNDER A GOOD RULER LIKE THE EMPEROR LIKE MAHABALI THAMPURAN