IIM Indore organized the Cultural & Talent Show –ULLAS for IIM Indore community members on June 09, 2018. The purpose of the event was to bring together the entire community of the Institute—faculty, staff and their entire families and showcase the abundant talent of the community members. Ullas began with the lamp lighting ceremony by Professor Rishikesha T. Krishnan, Director, IIM Indore and Col. Gururaj Gopinath Pamidi (Retd.)., CAO, IIM Indore.
The event witnessed participation of around 100 persons and audience ranging from children as young as 3 years to their parents and grandparents as well. The event also provided a platform for the members to take part in various activities like dance, singing, best from waste and fancy dress for little children.
On this occasion, the school going children of the family of the staff and faculty members who passed class 10th and 12th Board Examinations with flying colors were also felicitated. In accordance with the social campaign of the Government that aims to generate awareness and improve the efficiency of welfare services intended for girls, namely, “Beti Bachao, Beti Padao,” and to encourage higher education of the girl child, all the girl students who received graduation degree during the year 2017 were also felicitated. Apart from these, children who secured a rank in various extra-curricular activities during this academic year also received prizes.
The event concluded with a dinner for all the members, bringing the entire IIM Indore community together.