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Written by Amit P. Shah   
Monday, 13 April 2009 18:53
New York, Ridgewood Nepalese Society (RNS) organized the Nepali cultural event on the occasion of Nepali new year 2066 on Friday, April 10, 2009 at Welcome Banquet Hall, Ridgewood, New York.

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Taking oath by newly elected members of Ridgewood Nepalese Society (RNS). Photos: Amar Adhikari

According to program co-coordinator and treasurer of RNS Milan Shahi, the event was chaired by the former president of RNS Mohan Gaywali and the Permanent Representative and Ambassador of Nepal to the United Nations, Madhu Raman Acharya and 30th District City Council Member Elizabeth Crowley were presented at the event as chief guests.

During the first session of event the newly elected executive committee members of RNS for 2009-2011 was made public. The new committee's office bearers and members are: Shree Parajuli (President), Ravi Kiran Koirala (Vice President), Gajendra Budhathoki( Secretary), Milan Kumar Shahi ( Treasurer), Kishore Bhandari (Member), Kamala Timilsina (Member), Krishna Bista (Member), and Hari Prasad Kafle (Member).

At the event, the founder and former President of RNS, Mohan Gyawali was honored by newly elected President Shree Prajuli for his initiative and leadership role for establishment of RNS.

The event was concluded with colorful Nepali cultural presentation from various Nepalese artists.

-Amit P. Shah, Comments? 718 753 3926
 
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Founder and outgoing President of RNS Mohan Gyawali was honoured by incoming President Shree Parajuli.
 
30th District City Council Member Ms. Elizabeth Crowley. 
 
 
 
 
 
Singers Ramprasad Khanal and Pabita Bagchand
 
 
 
 
Famous singer Kunti Moktan
 
 
 
 
New President Shree Parajuli. Photos: Photos: Amar Adhikari 
 

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