During the inaugural programme Sri.Vinaya Kumar Sorake, Hon. Minister for Urban Development, GOK; Sri. J.R. Lobo, MLA, Mangalore South Constituency (both alumni of the college) and Smt. Shakunthala T. Shetty, MLA, Puttur Constituency, were also felicitated at the SJM Hall. The programme was presided over by Most. Rev. Dr. Aloysius Paul D’Souza, Bishop, Mangalore Diocese & the President of CBE. Rev. Fr. Wilson V. D’Souza, Secretary, CBE; Dr. Parameshwara Bhat, Chairperson, Dept of Mathematics, Mangalore University were present on this occasion. Very Rev. Fr. Gerald D’Souza, the correspondent; Prof. Leo Noronha, the Principal; Rev. Dr. Antony Prakash Monteiro, Campus Director & the Chairperson of P.G. Studies; Rev. Fr. Vijay lobo, Principal, St. Philomena P.U. College and Prof. Udaya K., HOD of Mathematics were on the dais.