Leicester Area held their Annual General Meeting on Sunday 11th March at Coleman Neighbourhood Centre. Nikunjbhai, Area Chairperson, lead the AGM and began with a warm welcome to everyone, including EC members present: Nileshbhai (Hon. Vice-President), Ashishbhai (Hon. Treasurer) and Dhirubhai (Trustee).

Nikunjbhai gave an address emphasising the need for youth engagement within the Area and also the wider community as well as thanked all his committee members for the hard work done by all over the last two-years of the term.

Jyotikaben, gave the Area Secretary report, highlighting the key events Leicester Area had undertaken locally as well central with the EC. Afterwards, Dhirubhai, gave a summary of the Treasurer’s Report.

Nileshbhai, gave a brief talk of the various initiatives going on in the Association, including capital projects like the Derasar and Oshwal House extension and Ekta Centre refurbishment, as well as sewa projects like the Medical Camp and School Bhoomi Poojan.

Thereafter, Nikunjbhai dissolved the Area Committee and Nileshbhai and Ashishbhai (both EC Members) were appointed Returning Officers to conduct the election for a new Area Committee.

Following the election rules as per the Constitution and Regulations, the following Area Committee members were duly elected by members present and voting.

  • Area Chairperson & Trustee – Nikunj Prabhulal Shah
  • Area Vice-Chairperson – Rajesh Panachand Shah
  • Area Secretary – Shilpa Sunil Shah
  • Area Treasurer – Hemal Nikunj Shah
  • Area Committee Members – Lata Hasmukh Shah, Bhavna Nayan Shah, Hasmukh Lalji Shah, Jyotika Ramniklal Gudka, Chimanlal Meghji Haria, Nilaben Shah and Nitaben Shah.

After the election of the new Area Committee, the AGM was concluded, and dinner was served.

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