The second regular programme of the Koota was the outdoor picnic held on the 26th March, 2004 at the Fintas Garden. The enthusiastic Sports Committee arranged for several games and events. Apart from having fun & frolic the games also tested the fitness levels of all the members. The parents ensured that their children participated in the various sports events and cheered them all the way. The games sessions were followed up with Lunch and finally a Bingo session was arranged so that the members could relax before they called off the day. Emirates Tour. The EC conducted an Emirates tour for the members (29th April to 1st May 2004) covering Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah of the UAE. Using their good office and contacts the EC could manage highly reasonable air fares and about 20 members participated with zeal and enthusiasm.