Business Bureau ;
MIDC Industries Association (MIA) Hingna recently celebrated its 38th Foundation Day with zeal at ‘MIA House’, MIDC Hingna, Nagpur. Yogesh Kumbhejkar, CEO – Zilla Parishad Nagpur graced the occasion as chief guest of the programme. Initially, Ravindra Thakare, District Collector Nagpur inaugurated the renovated spacious dining hall of MIA Hingna, which would cater to small business meets and get-togethers.
The programme started with lighting the traditional lamp. The function was held under the guidance of the President of MIA Hingna - C G Shegaonkar and presided over by the Honorary Secretary of MIA Hingna – Sachin Jain with Yogesh Kumbhejkar, CEO – Zilla Parishad Nagpur as the chief guest. S M Patwardhan and Arun Lanjewar served as the Master of Ceremony (MOC) for the programme. In his welcome speech, President, MIA Hingna briefed the guests about the history of MIA, its facilities, work done during COVID-19 and other achievements. The President welcomed and felicitated Yogesh Kumbhejkar and briefed him about the various issues being faced by the industries of MIDC Hingna such as sewage line for the industrial area, parallel road to decongest Hingna Road, garbage lying in MIDC Hingna, pollution of Ambazari lake, etc.
Dr Ravindra Aher, Consultant – GIZ India gave a small presentation on MIA-GIZ Innovation Facilitation Cell (IFC) and the activities carried out under it. Mayank Shukla and Capt. (Retd.) C M Randhir were felicitated for their contribution in building a strong MIA. On the Foundation Day MIA Hingna recognises the success of outstanding industrialists by honouring them with the ‘Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards’. This year the awards were bestowed upon Surendra K Jaiswal, Managing Director of Mini Iron and Steel Pvt. Ltd., Ramesh Patel, Partner of Akar Industry and Shilpa Agrawal, MD and CEO of Akash Furnitech Pvt. Ltd.
Yogesh Kumbhejkar in his address thanked MIA Hingna and congratulated the award winners. He further said that because of the efforts of industrialists like them, MIDC Hingna has a very good industrial ecosystem. Sachin Jain proposed the formal vote of thanks. The programme was attended by EC members of MIA Hingna, Gajendra Bharti, General Manager – District Industries Centre (DIC), Sunil Khujnare, Assistant Director (Met.), MSME-DI Nagpur, Kamal Nayak, Senior Branch Manager, NSIC Nagpur, Prafulla Lande, Executive Engineer, MSEDCL, Raju Borude, Executive Engineer, MIDC Hingna, Suresh Rathi, President – VIA and others.