Lagoon Meeting #261


Lagoon’s 261st meeting  was held on the 30th Jan 2012, after the ALTTS (Additional Lagoon Table Topics Session) by TM Rakesh Dayal.

Meeting opening was done by SAA TM George Jacob who announced club mission and called the meeting to order. The presidential address was done by club secretary, TM Mathew P. Mathews . He handed over the podium to the TMOD, TM Zakir Hussain, who started with Aaaa, Eeee  & Uuuu (breathing exercise) and presented the theme of the day “Life is a struggle”. He gave us life examples of Abraham Lincoln, Neil Armstrong  and his personal experience in particular. The message was  “please strengthen your back and work for success”.

This was followed the introduction of two  guests.

The word of the day, cool” was introduced by new TM Bilal Altaf, who surprised all with his ingenuity. TM Bilal Altaf explained “Cool” is a word to use when you don’t know what else to say, or when you are not that interested in the conversation.

There were seven prepared speeches.

P2 Speech

TM Mohammed Ashraf  Evaluated by TM Moh’d Rafi Humayun

P3 Speech

MTM: Shurooq Al Bana Evaluated by TM Sithara

P9 Speech

TM Biswarajan Evaluated by TM Mohammed Rashid

P8 Speech

MTM Sunitha Nair Evaluated by TM Praveen K N

P10 Speech

TM Praveen K N Evaluated by TM Loy Machedo


TM M K Rajan Evaluated by TM. Rakesh Dayal


TM Dr. Balan Vijaykumar Evaluated by TM MK Rajan

The Table Topics session was done TM Balakrishnan Nambiar with different aspects of life in which two members and one guest

General Evaluation was done by TM Loy Machedo

The silent role players were MTM Wafa – Timer, Joke Master – TM Mohamed Rashid, Grammarian – MTM Ranjita, and Ah Counter was TM Yadu S Varier.

Best Speaker Award winners were TM Dr. Balan Vijaykumar & MTM Shurooq Al Bana. The Best Table Topics winner was MTM Ranjita Yadu.

Meeting concluded at 10.00 PM.


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