Tanaji Halarnkar elected new Vice President of GKA
Panaji, 18th March 06 � Dr. Tanaji Harlankar
is unanimously selected as the new Vice-President of Goa Konkani Akademi in the
meeting of general council held on 18th April, 2006. Dr. Tanaji
Harlankar�s name was suggested by Shri Anand M. Naik, for the post of
Vice-President, and shri Teotonio D;costa supported him and others members of
the council expressed their support. The term of the Vice-President will be for
Dr. Tanaji Harlankar, is veteran Konkani writer. He has
edited the four volumes of Konkani Vishwa Kosh published by Goa University. He
was the Ex-Chairman and also Ex-Executive Chairman of all India Konkani Parishad.
He was also the member of the outgoing Executive Board of Goa Konkani Akademi.
As per the constitution of the Akademi the Executive
board of akademi formed is as follows:-
- Prof. Prakash Vazrikar
- Prof. S. M. Borges
- Shri Datta D. Naik
- Dr.Maria Aurora Couto
- Prof. Bhushan Bhave
- Shri Tomazinho Cardozo
Thereafter two special
members selected on the Executive Board are 1. Shri Agnelo de Borim 2. Shri
Anand M. Naik
Shri Pundalik Naik,
President, Dr. Tanaji Harlankar, Vice-President and Secretary, Official Language
are the Ex-Officio Members of the Executive Board.
In another decision Dr.Edward
D�Lima was selected as special invitee on the General Council.