Panaji: Chief Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar released "Touchscreen", a collection of Marathi poetry by Shri Sadguru Patil at a function organised by Jagar Prakashan in association with the Directorate of Art & Culture at Sanskruti Bhavan, Patto Panaji today.
Speaking on the occasion Shri Parrikar appreciated Shri Patil for his sensitivity to poetry despite of he being active journalist. He wished him all the success in future. Poetess Smt. Pournima Kerker spoke on the book in detail and said that the poetry's in the book are of good quality revolves around the realities of the society and makes a good reading.
Shri Pramod Acharya, News Editor of Prudent Media also spoke on the occasion. Shri Dilip Deshpande earlier welcomed while Shri Sudesh Arlekar of Jagar Prakashan proposed a vote of thanks.
The funciton was attended by former Cheif Minister Smt. Shashikala Kakodkar, Law Secretary, Shri Pramod Kamat, Prof. Subhash Velinkar, Joint Chief Electoral Officer Shri Narayan Navti among others.