Respected Colleagues,

Last month, we had organised Gajare, Talekar & Bhide Award Ceremony Motivational Lecture & distribute of various prizes to toppers from Pune in CA Final/Intermediate Exams. Shri. Narendra Goidani Sir, Founder of Life School & CA. Jugal Rathi guided & motivated the students.

We have taken new initiative at Pune Branch by organising Saturday series in which we have planned 6 full days & 6 half days sessions for the benefit of members. These sessions will be spread upto January 2019.

In April month for the first time we have organised Training Programme on How to Prepare for IBBI Limited Insolvency Examination & also organised One Day Training Programme for Peer Reviewers.

To improve Communication Skills & Personality Development of Pune Branch Staff members we have organised 3 days training programme. Special thanks to CA. Riddhi Chandak, she had given her valuable time to staff members for improving their skiils.

Press conference held with CA. Mukesh Singh Kushwah, Convener, Career Counselling Group of ICAI & CA. S. B. Zaware, CCM, ICAI for Commerce Talent Search Test called as ICAI Commerce Wizard -2018. The Group emphasizes on holding the career counseling programmes in various parts of India in the year 2018-19 to advise to students at Secondary school Higher/Senior Secondary school, Graduation/Post Graduation level & others for connecting them with the Chartered Accountancy course. 

We have planned many events including four National Conferences in coming few months. One National RRC will be held at Shirdi on 8th & 9th June, 2018 at newly developed India’s first Spiritual Theme Park called “Saiteerth”. 2nd National Conference on Direct Taxes will be held on 16th & 17th June, 2018 at MIT, Kothrud, Pune. Members are requested to take maximum benefit & learn from national level expert faculties. 3rd National Conference will be held at Shegaon in the month of August. Details will be uploaded shortly on website.

We are requesting all members & students to keep visiting puneicai.org for the all upcoming events to be held by Pune Branch.

As you are aware, Chartered Accountant Benevolent Fund (CABF) has been created on the concept of ‘For the Peer by the Peer’ to help our members or their families at the time of need. It is our earnest duty to augment the funds for CABF by making regular contributions. I appeal hereby to All of You to not just become Life Members of CABF but also make voluntary contributions on regular basis.    

Kindly also take benefit of the Grievance Cell. For any query, issue, suggestion members and students can kindly meet me at branch on every Thursday and Saturday from 3pm to 6pm.

With Warm Regards,

Anand R. Jakhotiya

Chairman Pune Branch of WIRC of ICAI