In addition to the official function of the Award of Presidential Standard and Colours to the Lions on 08 Jan. Am awaiting the official photographs taken during the parade, personal cameras were not permitted and will put them up as and when received.
Not surprsingly most of those who made it were from the Marut era – Kalyan Palit, KP Sreekant, Bhushan Narang, Timki Bhalla, Vikram Pethia, Softy Sofat, Danny Nayyar, Sam Samsi and the local brigade comprising Tony Garg, Praksash Sanadi, Keru, Elaine Kochar and Dara Cooper.
In addition there were some of the old Mystere and Mig lot, Garry Grewal of POW fame, Pulak Mukherjee, Mian Ghouse, Anil Thapar and Raza Shirazi.
On 09 Jan, The local yokels invited the squadron and visiting guests for drinks and eats and hopefully they went back with their belly full and spirits high. Vikram and Sam organised a collection for the squadron which was presented to them to set up a rolling trophy leaving the decision to them to decide the purpose and design. Bobby was also invited to put in a special appearance!