A Warm Greetings to all the Members on the occasion of Telugu New Year, Gudi Padwa, Ugadi, Baisakhi, Cheti Chand, Chaitra Navrati and all other National Events.
In the month of February and March, 2021, I have attended following Physical Programmes which are as under:-
ITAT Foundation Day Function – National Conference 2021 on 27th & 28th February, 2021 at Kevadia (Gujarat)
Half Day Seminar at Raipur on 13th March, 2021
Half Day Seminar at Bubaneshwar on 14th March, 2021
Full Day Seminar at Varanasi on 27th March, 2021 alongwith a unique Kavi Sammelan was organized on conjoined Bajras (Big Boats). The evening culminated with the delegates witnessing the Ganga Aarti and sailing along the Varanasi Ghats listening to traditional poets Manjari Pandey and Kunwar Singh Kunwar. The Cultural Program having famous Banarasi Semi Classical Singer and Folk Artist Dr. Sucharita Gupta who enthralled the audience with her performance. Holi was played with rose petals which is the essence of Gulab Baari.
We had organised Webinar jointly with Ranka Public Charitable Trust on 7th March, 2021.
Due to the second wave of Covid 19 pandemic situations all over the country, we would like to work on electronic mode for atleast one month.
In this connection, we are trying to conduct Virtual Programmes in association with Local Bar Association which will also help in joining more members into AIFTP.
I would like to inform you that, Two Day National Tax Conference to be held on 10th & 11th April, 2021 has been postponed for the time being. The new dates will be announced by the Local organisors at the earliest. As soon as the same is announced, we will inform you all accordingly.
As you all know the concessional membership fee announced in the 3rd NEC Meeting, is available only upto 30th June, 2021, I request you to kindly utilize this opportunity to join new members into the Federation as I have set the target of 2000 new membership before 30th June, 2021. The Membership can be applied through our website.
All are requested to co-operate and involve everyone in Virtual AIFTP Programmes and may help us to get away from the mental agony of this pandemic situation, which will get Federation to the greater heights in this disaster time.
All are requested to wear a mask with proper distancing and sanitise regularly and take care of yourself, your family members and society at large.
M. Srinivasa Rao
National President, AIFTP