Mangaluru: 20 International Round table Members from USA., UK, Holland, Portugal, Canada and Australia embarked on a Adventurous Study Tour through Auto Rickshaw on 5 March 2015 from Tiruvananthapuram (Kerala) to Panaji (Goa). On their way they reached Mangaluru on 09 March 2015. All the members were cordially welcomed by Chairman of Mangaluru Round Table 115 Naveen Cardoza, Secretary Kenneth Serrao and Chair Person of Ladies circle No.82, Luvlyn D’Souza at Govt. ZP Primary School, Bikkarnakatte, Mangaluru. All the members mingled with the School Teachers and Students and had an interaction with them to study their Tradition and culture, standard of living and teaching in the School. It was part of their community service “freedom through education” they also supported the students morally and assured financial assistance to the school children.
The tourists revealed that they enjoyed their visit to Mangaluru and the main purpose of travel to India was tourism, charity, community service and to add to that adventure. Later 8 Rickshaws were flagged off for their onward journey to Goa. The entire programme was organized by International Round Table club in association with International Rickshaw Challenge Association of Tiruvananthapuram.