PGCI held its “PFCI Annual Meet & Awards Ceremony” on 5th June 2016 in Chennai with K. Rosaiah, the Governor of Tamil Nadu, participating as the Chief Guest to present the awards. Vishal, who was also the Face of Animal Activism, was awarded for his active endorsement of animal causes and animal welfare issues. Few others were also awarded on the eve for their services.
The event was held to celebrate three years of Animal Welfare by PFCI, and it was the first ever annual celebration for Animal Welfare in SouthIndia. PFCI Awards for Animal Welfare 2015 winners were chosen by a panel of eminent jury members from PFCI based on work done in the sphere of animal protection.
Animal lovers from various fields were invited, and the Award Ceremony was followed by a Workshop on Animal Welfare.