Saluting the sailors

Capt. Sunil Nangia hosts ‘SAILOR TODAY SEA SHORE AWARDS 2017’

 Photos by Kabir M Ali 

The award ceremony was anchored by the very charismatic Umesh Pherwani who yet again spinned his magic and kept the audience engaged with his witty jokes. Apart from Umesh’s anchoring the extravaganza also witnessed captivating performance of the current favorite of the audiende Neha Banerjee. Adding to the merriment the stunning Neha Laxmi & Daljit Kaur allured the audience as the starlets grooved to the tunes of some hits with their live wire dance performance.

1. Captain Sunil Nangia at SAILOR TODAY SEA SHORE AWARDS 2017 DSC_2290A bevy of guest and celebrities Naved Jaffrey, Chhavi Mittal, Salil Ankola, Puja Banerjee, Sandip Soparrkar, Sharbani Mukherjee, Ashish Roy, Roma Navani, Jassi, Leena Mogre all joined in the celebration, to honor the Merchant Navy.

18. Neha Banerjee Performing at SAILOR TODAY SEA SHORE AWARDS 2017 DSC_1913Having given an outstanding contribution to Merchant Navy itself, Capt Sunil Nangia expresses his love for his profession & mentions that the young blood of India, i.e. today’s Generation should make Merchant Navy #1 Career Choice. Highlighting the fact that why should one opt for a career in Merchant Navy, Merchant Navy has always been a promising career option, though not many are aware of this profession. Apart from the high profile and secure job opportunities it offers, Merchant Navy can be an adventurous ride too,” informs Captain Nangia, who has had a very fulfilling sailing experience. 

7. Umesh Pherwani hosting the SAILOR TODAY SEA SHORE AWARDS 2017 DSC_1822A pioneer himself, to bring the merchant navy profession to the forefront and public eye Capt Nangia institutedthe Sailor Today Sea Shore Awards in 2002, to recognize and felicitate the achievements and outstanding services of distinguished shipping personalities and organization.

Captain Sunil Nangia with utmost dedication to his work and the Merchant Navy profession talks about the intricacies involved in being a Merchant Mariner. According to him, the Merchant Navy profession and shipping industry is the backbone of our economy, which means that every professional in this industry is much sort after and holds a position of pride and admiration. So, if you want to be the envy of all and live a life of respect, prosperity, accomplishments and success, choose the Merchant Navy Profession.”

 So yeah… if you love to travel around the world, you should join the Merchant Navy for the love of the sea!