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Sridhar Patra to take over as CMD, Nalco

 Sridhar Patra has been selected by the Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) for the post of Chairman cum Managing Director (CMD) of National Aluminum Company (Nalco). Patra is currently serving as its Director (Finance). Patra will take over as CMD of the navaratna PSU on December 1 this year upon the superannuation of the incumbent CMD Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand. ...

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KVIC distributes 50 leather kits, 350 bee-boxes on world Tribal day in Rajasthan 

Khadi and Village Industry Commission (KVIC) distributed as many as 50 leather kits and 350 Bee-Boxes with live bee colonies in tribal-dominated village in Sirohi district of Rajasthan, one of the aspirational districts in India identified by the NITI Aayog, on World Tribal Day today.   While addressing the villagers, KVIC Chairman Vinai Kumar Saxena said that programmes like Leather ...

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Arjun Ram Meghwal Addresses 3rd International Electric Vehicle Conclave 

The Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, Arjun Ram Meghwal, inaugurated the 3rd International Electric Vehicle (EV) Conclave at the International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT) in Manesar, Gurugram, today. The Conclave was held to create a knowledge-sharing platform to ensure flow of information at all levels in the automotive sector.The EV Conclave organized by ICAT in ...

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Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production and Use-Based Index for the Month of June, 2019 (BASE 2011-12=100) 

The Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production (IIP) with base 2011-12 for the month of June 2019stands at 130.2, which is 2.0 percent higher as compared to the level in the month of June 2018. The cumulative growth for the period April-June 2019 over the corresponding period of the previous year stands at 3.6 percent. 2. The Indices of ...

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NALCO apprentice trainee died, family compensated

Apprentice trainee at NALCOs Smelter Plant, Angul Shri Rajanikant Parida breathed his last yesterday, August 8,2019 at Aswini Hospital, Cuttack. He had sustained burn injury at Angul plant. Earlier on August 06, Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD and Shri B.K. Thakur, Director (HR) visited the hospital and discussed with the doctors on treatment of Parida. During their visit to the ...

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Odisha to produce 100 MTPA steel by 2030 More than 50% value addition of the primary metal produced in Odisha

Prominent steel manufacturers met today at Bhubaneswar and interacted on the vision of achieving 100 MTPA capacity for steel production in Odisha. Addressing more than 60 steel manufacturing companies, Dibya Shanker  Mishra, Minister of Industries, Odisha mentioned that the state provides an unparalleled conducive ecosystem for the steel industries to expand their manufacturing facilities. He also stated that the State ...

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