Saluting the Sailors: Capt.Sunil Nangia hosted “15th Sailor Today Sea Shore Awards 2016”


The event saw the presence of crème-de-la-crème crowd comprising of Aneel Murarka, Shagun Gupta, Kavitta Verma, Shweta Khanduri, Saba Saudagar, Mitali Nag, Sejal Manadavia, Toral Rasputra, Vivek Mishra, Avesh Dadlani, Ramji Gulati, Munisha Khatwani

Highlighting the fact that why should one opt for a career in Merchant Navy, “Merchant Navy has always been a promising career option, we would want more people to join merchant navy . 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.

Umesh Pherwani on completing 1000 shows says “Completing 1000 shows is a huge milestone, I have performed all over the world. I owe this success to only 1 person that is my mom, who has always instilled in me the belief that nothing is impossible”

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

Another attraction of the awards night were the entertainment programme which included prominent Bollywood celebrities followed by cocktails and gala dinner.

A tradition in the Merchant Navy, a prestigious award ceremony hosted by Capt. Sunil Nangia being supported by the entertainment industry having a lineup of TV stars at the “SAILOR TODAY SEA SHORE AWARDS 2016” was an evening to unwind for the Sailors.

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.

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.

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.”

Capt Sunil Nangia & his mates from the ship are awaiting Sailor’s Today Awards which are not just awards but it’s a mark of respect towards the people contributing to Merchant Navy.

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


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