Intellectual Leader, Sri T.V. Mohandas Pai had a dream to enhance the personalities of deserving Engineering and Medical students through a Vocational Training program which taught professional skills like communication, leadership and problem-solving abilities. This dream needed a visionary, mentor and believer to kick start and sustain this program. His search ended when he encountered M N Pai, a Chartered Accountant by profession and a Visionary and Leader in his own right, who is driven by a passion to help society, especially the youth by inculcating and developing their socio-cultural skills.
Konkani Students Higher Achievement Motivation and Training Academy or KSHAMATA as the Academy is known was inaugurated in 2011. A Trainer’s Training program created a pool of Professional trainers and who in turn train the students. The content development of a 6 Level Training Module for the overall development of students has been the handiwork of M N Pai. The students have been attending the Training Programs during their vacations. These programs benefit a total number of 600 students have benefitted since its’ inception.
Under the able guidance of M N PAI, KSHAMATA has conducted Outreach program at Udupi and Kundapur as well.
Gurudutt Baliga, the Asst. Director of the World Konkani Centre Academy appreciates Mr. Pai’s meticulousness, his organizing ability, and his innovative training skills which have yielded 100% result in the first batch of engineering students. He says, “Once Mr. Pai takes up the initiative and delegates the work, he does not interfere with the working style of the individual. This confidence in the person naturally leads to better productivity”.