The New Year Eve’s celebration at THDCIL Officers’ Club, Tehri was inaugurated by Smt. & Shri O.S. Maurya and Smt. & Shri Muhar Mani with the lighting of the lamp. During this occasion, around 300 people were present to enjoy the eventful evening. Shri K.P. Singh, the President of the Officers’ Club, welcomed the members of the Club and their families and extended his warm wishes in advance for the New Year 2016. He also unveiled the Logo, named, ‘UMANG’ of the club and commented upon its genesis and essence.
Special attractions of the Eve’s affair were surprise gifts to 3 Punctual Couples, a Couple with the Youngest Kid and lady wearing attire matching the colors of the Club Logo. Shri S. K. Sharma’s, Dr. P. Kumar’s, Shri M. Mani’s, Shri O.S. Maurya’s melodious recitals of Yesteryears songs, a Poetic rendition by Shri Devendra Verma and an Exclusive Quiz for the ladies present during the occasion and an open Quiz for all. Duet Dance performances were also given by the Club members’ children, Kumar Ojas & Lakshya and Kumar Anshul & Rijul Gairola, a Solo Dance performance by Kumari Riya Mani and Songs’ performance Shri Tanuj, Shri Deepak Sharma and Shri Krishna Mohan.
The highlight of the splendid evening was the ‘Guess and sing song’ which put all the guests into action to outdo one another into guessing and singing the songs played in instrumental. This bout saw the little children coming up on the stage and dancing their hearts out. A call for dinner saw the club members exchanging greetings and delicious food. It was followed by the night’s Mega performance by the famous Rock Band from Roorkee (‘RAAGRISHI’ band), which was a blend of both foot-tapping and soulful songs. The song performances made the guests put on their dancing shoes and sway to the songs’ rhythm.
Finally, the hosts started counting down to New Year’s Day in the last 10 seconds before the last night of the year ended and the New Year 2016 began. As the clock struck midnight into New Year’s Day, everyone celebrated this Event by exchanging hugs and wished each other a prosperous and “Happy New Year”. It was lastly marked by an exhibit of fireworks and fire-crackers.
It is also to mention here that 1st September, 2015 marked a new beginning in the inclusion of the extracurricular activities at THDCIL, Tehri with the inception of the THDCIL Officers’ Club, Tehri. On 20th November, 2015 the Officers’ Club was inaugurated. Shri K.P. Singh, the President of Officers’ Club, Tehri, during his inaugural addressal, introduced the office bearers and shed light upon the future endeavors of the Club in the presence of an impressive crowd of around 260 people. Shri C. Minz, AGM (P&A) undertook some special efforts in the foundation and advancement of the Officers’ Club, Tehri. A ghazal troupe from Dehradun enticed the gathering with its superb singing. A special dance and singing rendition was performed by the club members and their wards. The event was wrapped up with an inaugural dinner.