The 72nd Founders’ Day of Sanatana Dharma College, Alappuzha was celebrated on 20th June, 2018 at a grand function organized in the Golden Jubilee Auditorium. Prof. (Dr.) G. Mohandas Nair, Advisor, Kerala Biotechnology Commission was the Guest of Honour. As an alumnus of the college during 1968-73, he reminisced about the help and encouragement which he had received from the teachers of the College which moulded his career and future. He called upon the teachers and students to work hard and rededicate themselves for the betterment of the institution by undertaking research activities and achieving excellence in teaching.
The function was presided over by the College Manager Sri. P. Krishna Kumar. The founders of the College, late A. Parthasarathy Iyengar and late V. Sundararaja Naidu were paid rich tributes by all those who spoke on the occasion. A new research journal entitled “Sanatanam Academic Review” was released by the Chief Guest on the occasion, by handing over the first copy to Sri. R. Krishnan, Secretary of SDV Management Committee. Principal, Dr. P. R. Unnikrishna Pillai welcomed the gathering and Dr. G. Nagendra Prabhu, coordinator proposed vote of thanks. The inaugural session was followed by a cultural programme by the students and staff of the College.