The Konkani Department of Carmel College celebrated the feast of ST. John the Baptist on 24th June 2016 in the campus by organising a Best Kopel making competition.There was an overwhelming response with 12 students participating in the contest. A festive mood was brought in by playing C.Alvares’ song ‘Sao Joao’ and a display of Sao Joao ‘ojjem ’[ ponos, kellim, onos, patolleo, hollem ]. The competition was judged by faculty Sajani D’Costa from Commerce and Glancy Borges from Arts. The Best Kopel  prize was bagged by Kenisha Barbosa of SYBA [B] followed by Swetha Moraes of FYBA [A] and Merlin Pinto of FYBA [A] winning the second and third prize.