DON BOSCO – ESAF 5’s Football Tournament, organized by Don Bosco Youth Centre, Ollukkara, Mannuthy, was inaugurated on February 10, Saturday at 9.30 a.m. by Mr George Thomas, Executive Vice-President, ESAF, the micro finance bank. The inaugural ceremony was presided over by Mr M.P. Ratheesh, Sub-Inspector of Police, Police Station, Mannuthy. Fr Varghese Thannippara sdb, Director, DBYC delivered the Welcome Speech and Mr Mikku Varghese, President, DBYC, proposed the Vote of Thanks. The proceeds of the football extravaganza will be for assisting mainly palliative/dialysis patients.
Fr. Varghese Thannippara SDB
The Tourney with 16 contesting teams ended with the finals at 4.45 p.m. on February 11, Sunday, during which Highlight Fashion F.C Chegvera defeated F.C. Paravattani , the goal level being 3-1. At the concluding ceremony, Mr Paul Thomas, the Managing Director & CEO, ESAF, was the chief guest, who gave away the trophies.