THE Nagpur Branch of Western India Chartered Accountants Students Association WICASA) of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has been adjudged as the ‘All India Best Branch’ amongst 167 branches of ICAI at the glittering 70th annual function of the institute held at New Delhi.
The award was presented by Speaker of Lok Sabha Om Birla and Union Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur in the presence of National President of ICAI CA Prafulla P Chhajed and Vice President CA Atul Kumar Gupta.
The grand gala function was held at Ashoka Hotel, New Delhi and was attended by large number of Chartered Accountants from all over the India and overseas countries as well. During the year 2019 under the leadership of CA Suren Duragkar Chairman-Nagpur Branch of WIRC of ICAI and CA Sanjay M Agrawal, Chairman-Nagpur Branch ofWICASA organised various programmes throughout the year. These include National Convention for CA students, joint seminar with universities and other institutions, lecture meets, industrial visits, educational visit to RBI, learning visit to Wockheardt Hospital, seminars, training programmes, ODRs and test series, workshops, career counseling programmes, visit to NSE and SEBI, Chorus – Youth Festival, Goonj-The Fund Raiser for Social Cause, indoor and outdoor sports, cricket tournament, RRCs with tracking and adventures and blood donation camps.
A large number of students attended during the year in all the programmes organised by the Nagpur Branch of WICASA. During the year the branch organized its programmes with an aim to motivate the students to aspire for acquiring newer heights and increasing confidence in entering new avenues with confidence and determination. The multi-colour monthly ‘WICASA Newsletter’ of the branch with rich contents containing several academic was one of the highlights of the branch. Thrust was given to organize various academic and non-academic and social activities for the benefit of and overall personality development of Chartered Accountants students.
Nagpur Branch of WICASA was an undisputed leader amongst all the branches all over India and has set its own standard by organizing varied mix of programmes of academics and others for students throughout the year uniformly under the dynamic chairmanship of CA Sanjay M Agrawal and his team which has made our orange city proud and added new feather in the cap of Nagpur Branch. CA Suren Duragkar congratulatedWICASA for bagging the top honours at All India Level which is due to the untiring efforts of the team all-round the year.