Karkala: Thomas Aquina Sequeira, a founder member of KCO passed away on Wednesday, April 28, 7pm at Karkala. He was not keeping well for the past one year.
Thomas Sequeira was the Executive Committee Member of Abu Dhabi Karnataka Sangha (ADKS) for many years and was a senior most member of India Social and Cultural Centre, Abu Dhabi. “He was a social worker, sportsman, an organiser and was doing community service for many years in Abu Dhabi,” said Sarvotham Shetty, president of Abu Dhabi Karnataka Sangha.
Recalling his activities, Leo Rodrigues, President of KCO, Abu Dhabi said, “Thomas Sequeira served as the sports secretary of the KCO and whenever the India Social centre needs his service, he was readily available.” Through his demise, we have lost a community leader and a good friend, he added. Thomas Sequeira has also rendered his continues service to St Joseph Cathedral when he was in Abu Dhabi. “He was a great admirer and friend of Late George Fernnades,” said Leo.
“All the KCO members stand with his family during their difficult time. May the departed soul rest in eternal peace,” expressed Leo Rodrigues.