NEW YORK (TIP): The annual cruise of Society of Indo American Engineers and Architects has always been pure fun. It is an occasion for members, officials and politicians to come together for a little fun together. The SIAEA President Mihir Patel ensured all had good fun on a good weather day. The drinks and the food aboard World Yacht Duchess were excellent. The DJ kept all happy and dancing.

The gathering included India’s Consul General Mr. Mulay and his deputy Devyani Khobragade, her father, Uttam Khobragde, a retired IAS office of Maharashtra cadre, politicians and executives of various companies. A few guests of honor were presented plaques amid thunderous applause coming from the gathered merrymakers. Here are some pictures of the event.