Naved Jaffrey, Chhavi Mittal, Puja Banerjee, Sandip Soparrkar, Sharbani Mukherjee, Roma Navani, Shweta Khanduri, Delnaz Irani, Myrah, Neha Laxmi Iyer, & many more Bollywood, Television & Fashion celebrities attended “Sailor Today Sea Shore Awards 2016” on 11th March, 2017 in Mumbai. For the First Time Mumbai Police Band performed and supported the Merchant Navy. The show hosted by Umesh Pherwani. Adding to the merriment, Neha Banerjee, Neha Laxmi, Daljit Kaur set the stage on fire with their performances.
The occasion witnessed the participation of more than 1600 key decision-making shipping entities, representing all major international shipping companies in the region as well as from around the globe, including the Pacific Rim countries, Europe and America. Capt. Sunil Nangia, Master Mariner & Editor of Sailor Today Magazine hosted “SAILOR TODAY SEA SHORE AWARDS 2017” an award to recognize & felicitate outstanding achievements & contributions of Seafarers, Shipping Companies & Maritime Organizations
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.
A 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.
Having 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.
A pioneer himself, to bring the merchant navy profession to the forefront and public eye Capt Nangia instituted the Sailor Today Sea Shore Awards in 2002, to recognize and felicitate the achievements and outstanding services of distinguished shipping personalities and organization.