|CHAMBER AT WORK – AUGUST – SEPTEMBER – OCTOBER 2021|
|19-08-2021||–||11.00 a. m.||–||Meeting was held with Shri D. S. Veeraiah, Chairman, D Devraj Urs Truck Terminals Ltd., at District Commissioner Office, Mangaluru. Officers of various departments were present in the meeting. Truck terminal location was suggested to change from the proposed Mukka to Baikampady NMPT land, the entrance of the Industrial Area. KCCI was represented by President Shri Isaac Vas, Director and Chairperson of Industrial Cell of KCCI Shri B.A. Nazeer, Past President of KCCI and Director of Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI) Shri P. B. Abdul Hameed.|
|21-08-2021||–||4.30 p. m.||–||CCI participated in KARAVALI EXPO VIRTUAL ’21. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas addressed the virtual gathering about the activities of the Chamber for the development of the Dakshina Kannada region.|
|25-08-2021||–||4.30 p. m.||–||District Industries Centre (DIC), Yeyyadi, Mangaluru organized preliminary meeting on Kaigarika Adalat which is scheduled in the month of September 2021. The Meeting was chaired by Joint Director, DIC. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas attended the meeting.|
|27-08-2021||–||11.15 a. m.
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|–||The Konkan Railway User’s Consultative Committee (KRUCC) held its meeting through virtual platform. KCCI was represented by its Past President Shri G G Mohandas Prabhu.|
|31-08-2021||–||11.00 a. m.||–||Meeting was held at Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) Meeting Hall Chaired by MCC Commissioner Shri Akshay Shridhar to discuss on developing a property database, development and adoption of public spaces, waste management and other issues. KCCI Vice-President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor attended the meeting.|
|01-09-2021||–||10.30 a. m.||–||District Skill Development Committee’s Industry Interface Committee organized meeting on Skill Mapping at District Industries Centre (DIC), Yeyyadi, Mangaluru. The meeting was Chaired by Joint Director, DIC. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas attended the meeting.|
|02-09-2021||–||11.30 a. m.||–||District Skill Committee meeting was held at Zilla Panchayat Office, Netravathi Hall under the chairpersonship of CEO, Zilla Panchayath. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas attended the meeting.|
|04-09-2021||–||11.00 a.m||–||The 1st General Meeting of the Governing Body of Centre for Entrepreneurship Opportunities & Learning (CEOL) for the year 2021-22 was held at CEOL Conference Hall, Mangaluru under the Chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner, Mangaluru. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas, Director and Hon. Secretary CA Abdur Rahman Musba, Prof. Lionel Aranha, KCCI ADR Centre Committee Member and Arbitrator attended the meeting.|
|07-09-2021||–||10.00 a. m.||–||Preparatory meeting on Industry Cluster survey was held at KCCI Chamber office, Mangaluru. The meeting was Chaired by KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas. The meeting was attended by KCCI Vice President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor, KCCI Chief Operating Officer Shri Mytreya A., Ms. Susheela, Membership Coordinator, KCCI, Ms. India, Mahatma Gandhi National Fellow (MSDE), Shri Guruprasad K, Manager, Kanara Industries Association, Shri Roshan Rocco, Skills Strengthening for Industrial Value Enhancement (STRIVE) co-ordinator, Kanara Industries Association (KIA).|
|08-09-2021||–||1.00 p. m.||–||Shri Kumble Narasimha Prabhu, Past President of KCCI met the Managing Director of Jindal Cement and Paints of Jindal Group Shri Parth Jindal at Crystal Arc Building, Mangaluru to consider investing in Paint factory in Mangaluru.|
|6.30 p.m.||–||The Sixth Meeting of the Board of Directors of Kanara Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Mangaluru for the year 2021-22 and Twelfth meeting of the present committee was held at Mangalore Club, Near Morgans Gate, Jeppu, Mangaluru.|
|09-09-2021||–||4.00 p.m.||–||Office of the Joint Director, District Industries Centre (DIC), Yeyyadi Industrial Area, Mangaluru conducted meeting on Exporters Conclave as part of Govt. of India’s ‘Azadika Amruth Mahotsav’ event. The meeting was Chaired by Joint Director, (DIC). KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas attended the meeting.|
|10-09-2021||–||10.00 a.m.||–||15th Annual General Meeting of Mangalore Special Economic Zone Ltd (MSEZL) was held through Video Conference. KCCI was represented by its President Shri Isaac Vas.|
|13-09-2021||–||Memorandum was submitted to Shri Akshay Shridhar IAS, Commissioner, Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) on Recommendations for Issuance of Trade Licence by KCCI Vice-President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor and KCCI Director and Hon. Secretary Shri Nissar Fakeer Mohammed.|
|3.00 p. m.||–||KCCI Director and Chairman of Information Technology of Industrial Cell Sub-Committee of KCCI Shri Ashith Hegde addressed the Task Force of IT industry of the Govt. of India at Software Technology Parks of India (STPI), Mangaluru. Shri Ashith Hegde also presented a report to the members present on – Advantage Mangaluru. Beyond Bengaluru = Mangaluru – A case for IT Infrastructure in Mangaluru. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas was also present in the meeting.|
|3.30 p. m.||–||The Commissioner of Central Excise & Central Tax, Mangaluru organized a webinar to Sensitize the trade & industry about Amnesty Scheme for revocation of cancelation of registration. KCCI Director and Hon. Secretary CA Abdur Rahman Musba attended the webinar.|
|17-09-2021||–||3.00 p. m.||–||K-Tech organized Karnataka Digital Economy Mission – Industry Connect & Policy Talk at The Ocean Pearl, Mangaluru. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas and KCCI Director & Chairman of Information Technology of Industrial Cell Sub-Committee of KCCI Shri Ashith Hegde addressed the gathering.|
|21-09-2021||–||4.30 p. m.||–||Meeting was held at KCCI Conference room to discuss on identifying the speakers for the MSNIM-KCCI HR CONCLAVE 2021. Manel Srinivas Nayak Institute of Management (MSNIM), Mangaluru in association with KCCI will organize the conclave from October 04th to October 08th, 2021 on the theme WORKPLACE 4.0 (POST COVID). The meeting was Chaired by KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas. The meeting was attended by KCCI Vice President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor, KCCI Directors and Hon. Secretaries Shri Nissar Fakeer Mohammed and CA Abdur Rahman Musba, Head of Industry-Academia interconnect and Director of KCCI Shri P B Mudassar, KCCI Chief Operating Officer Shri Mytreya A., Director of MSNIM Dr. Molly S Chaudhuri, Asst. Professors Ms. Reema and Shri Mudassar.|
|22-09-2021||–||4.30 p. m.||–||Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between KCCI and Justice K S Hegde Institute of Management, Nitte, Karkala at the Conference room of KCCI. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas and Director, Justice K S Hegde Institute of Management, Shri K. Sankaran exchanged the MoU. Present on the occasion were KCCI Vice President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor, KCCI Directors and Hon. Secretaries Shri Nissar Fakeer Mohammed and CA Abdur Rahman Musba, Head of Industry-Academia interconnect and Director of KCCI Shri P B Mudassar, KCCI Chief Operating Officer Shri Mytreya A and Prof. Nidhish H, Justice K S Hegde Institute of Management.|
|23-09-2021||–||3.30 p. m.||–||On occasion of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, Exporters Conclave was organized by Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt. of India and Govt. of Karnataka at The Ocean Pearl, Kodialbail, Mangaluru. The event was inaugurated by Dr. K V Rajendra IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Dakshina Kannada District. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas attended the event. Also was present Shri Ashith Hegde, Director KCCI and also Head of Information Technology (IT) Sub-committee under Industrial Cell of KCCI who gave his presentation on IT opportunities in the district at the event. Several other Directors of KCCI were also present in the event.|
|25-09-2021||–||3.30 p. m.||–||Shri Trilok Kothari, Divisional Railway Manager, Southern Railway, Palakkad Division, Ministry of Railways, Govt. of India invited Shri Mytreya A, Chief Operating Officer KCCI to inform about using of railways by the industrial members of KCCI for transporting their products to various locations across India. Also present in the meeting were Shri Jerin, Senior DCM, Palakkad division and Shri Shivaraj S. Managiri, Area Officer / CEO Southern Railway – Mangalore. Shri Mytreya A was taken around their transport facilities in Mangaluru Central Railway Station and also at Panambur goods yard.|
|28-09-2021||–||10.00 a. m.||–||Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) organized Stakeholders’ workshop in Hydro-Meteorological Resilience Action Plan (HmRAP) at Mangala Sabhangana, MCC office, Mangaluru. MCC Commissioner Shri Akshy Shridhar gave his opening remarks. Shri Ramesh Raina, Consultant, Institutional Assessment Expert addressed the gathering with his presentation on the subject. Also present was Deputy Commissioner Admin, MCC, Shri Ajith. The KCCI Chief Operating Officer Shri Mytreya A attended the event.|
|30-09-2021||–||4.00 p. m.||–||81st Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Members of KCCI was held at the Meeting Hall of KCCI. Members participated in the AGM through two-way Video Conferencing (VC) facility / Other Audio Visual Means (OAVM). Outgoing President Shri Isaac Vas addressed the members through virtual platform.|
|04-10-2021||–||9.30 a. m.||–||District level Apprenticeship Mela was organized by ITI, Mangaluru. The event was inaugurated by Shri D. Vedavyasa Kamath, MLA, Mangaluru. The guests of honour were KCCI President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor, Shri Ajith Kamath, President, Kanara Industries Association, Shri Jeevan Seldana, Past President of KCCI.|
|3.15 p. m.||–||KCCI President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor was the Chief Guest for the inauguration of HR Conclave on Workplace 4.0 at Manel Srinivas Nayak Institute of Management (MSNM), Besant Campus, Bondel, Mangaluru. Also present in the event were KCCI Director and Head of Industry – Academia Interconnect Shri P.B. Ahmed Mudassar and Chief Operating Officer Shri Mytreya A.|
|05-10-2021||–||3.00 p. m.||–||Atal Incubation Centre (AIC) Nitte, organized, under the slogan ‘Kaun Banega Udyampati’, Round Table Discussion on Promotion of Start-ups in Karavali Region – Challenges and Solutions in collaboration with Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) and Karnataka Bank at the Meeting Hall of KCCI. KCCI President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor presented the welcome address. Opening remarks were delivered by Dr. A.P. Achar, CEO, AIC Nitte Incubation Centre. The speakers for the discussion were Smt. Vathika Pai, Past President, KCCI and Proprietor of Vathika International Travels, Shri Praveen Kumar Kalbhavi, Past Hon. Secretary of KCCI and CMD & CEO Novigo Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Mangaluru, CA S S Nayak, Chartered Accountant, Mangaluru , Shri Balachandra Y.Y, COO, Karnataka Bank, Dr. T. Prasad, Professor, NITIE, Mumbai, Dr. Y. Shrihari Upadhyaya, CEO, MUTBI, Manipal, Dr. Arun Isloor, Professor Incharge, NITK Incubation Centre. The discussion was moderated by Shri Johnson, CEO, Sahyadri Incubation Centre. KCCI Director and Head of Industry Academia Interconnect Shri P.B. Abdul Muddasar delivered the vote of thanks. The topics discussed by the speakers were, Promoting Innovation through Industry Academia Partnership, Strategies for promotion of student start-ups and Role of Incubators in promotion of Start-ups.|
|06-10-2021||–||3.30 p. m.||–||Virtual Meeting was conducted by New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT) with Tariff Authority of Major Ports (TAMP) for extension of existing performance norms (except for reduction for Rock Phosphate). KCCI was represented by its Past President Shri Mohammed Ameen.|
|08-10-2021||–||3.00 p. m.||–||Interactive meeting was jointly organized by Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board (KIADB), Canara Plastic Manufacturers and Traders Association (CPMTA) and Kanara Industries Association (KIA) with the senior officers from Department of Chemicals & Petrochemicals (DCPC) Govt. of India on visiting the proposed site for setting up of Mangalore Plastic Park at Ganjimutt. The meeting was held at The Ocean Pearl, Navbharat Circle, Mangaluru. KCCI was represented by its President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor and Director Shri B. A. Nazeer.|
|4.00 p. m.||–||Interactive meeting was held between KCCI and Southern Railways where Southern railways briefed KCCI on the various freight transportation schemes available in Railways for transportation of industrial goods / raw materials / agricultural produce. The meeting was chaired by KCCI Vice President Shri Ganesh Kamath. Others who attended the meeting were KCCI President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor, Director and Hon. Secretary of KCCI Shri Ananthesh Prabhu, Director and Head of Industry-Academia Interconnect Shri P.B. Ahmed Mudassar, Past President of KCCI and KCCI nominee member of Konkan Railway Users’ Consultative Committee Shri G G Mohandas Prabhu, KCCI Past Treasurer and nominee member for D.R.U.C.C Palghat Shri M. Ahmed Bawa, Shri Avinash of Cargolinks. Railways was represented by Shri Trilok Kothari, IRSS, Divisional Railway Manager, Shri Jerin G Anand, IRTS, Senior Divisional Commercial Manager, Dr. Arun Thomas, IRTS, Senior Divisional Operations Manager, Shri Kishan Kumar, Deputy Station Manager, Mangalore Central Railway Station, Shri Sureshan, Chief Commercial Inspector, Shri Ramakumar, Station Manager, Shri K Sushil, Traffic Inspector.|
|11-10-2021||–||3.00 p. m.
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|–||KCCI organized the talk on the topic, ‘Opportunities and Challenges for Family Business’ for the family business entities of Dakshina Kannada by Dr. Parimal Merchant, Director, Global Family Managed Business Program at The Ocean Pearl, Kodialbail, Mangaluru. KCCI President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor welcomed the gathering. Shri M. Ganesh Kamath, Vice-President, KCCI introduced the guest speaker. Shri Y. Ajml of The Indian Family Business proposed the vote of thanks.|
|13-10-2021||–||3.30 p. m.||–||Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Associations of India (CREDAI), Mangalore had organized the Oxygen Plant Inauguration at Lady Goschen Hospital premises, Mangalore. It was inaugurated by Shri Vedavyasa Kamath, MLA, Mangalore South. KCCI President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor was invited on this occasion.|
CHAMBER AT WORK – JULY – AUGUST 2021
|23-07-2021||–||–||KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas called on Hon’ble Minister for Large & Medium Industries Shri Jagadish Shettar in Bengaluru and submitted a Memorandum related to Industry Concerns. KCCI Past Secretary Shri Gaurav Hegde was also present.|
|26-07-2021||–||07.30 p. m.||–||The Fourth meeting of the Board of KCCI for the year 2021-22 and the 10th meeting of the present Committee of KCCI was held at The Ocean Pearl, Kodialbail, Mangaluru. Shri Isaac Vas, President chaired the meeting. President introduced to the Board CS P. Narasimha Pai, Partner, M/s. P N Pai & Co., practising company secretaries, appointed as Consultant to KCCI.|
|29-07-2021||11.00 a. m.||Divisional level State Taxes Consultative committee meeting 2021 was held at Office of Joint Commissioner (Admin), Mangaluru chaired by Ms. Meera Pandit, Joint Commissioner of Commercial Tax to discuss on various issues in GST, VAT and PT. CA Abdur Rahman Musba, Director and Hon. Secretary of KCCI, CA Nandagopal Shenoy, Director, KCCI, CA Keshav N. Ballakuraya, Chairman of GST Sub-Committee of Non Standing Committee of KCCI and Shri Ganesh Bhat, former Treasurer of KCCI attended the meeting.
Mangalore Special Economic Zone Limited (MSEZL) held its 67th Board Meeting through virtual platform. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas attended the same.
|Task Force Meeting of Mangaluru and Shivamogga was held through Zoom p latform organized by Directorate of Urban Land Development (DULT) to discuss on city’s transport scenario. Managing Director, Mangaluru Smart City Limited Shri Prashant Kumar Mishra delivered his opening remarks. KCCI Vice President Shi Shashidhar Pai Maroor attended the meeting.|
|08-08-2021||–||11.00 a.m||KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas participated in the podcast of Prajavani on the closing of Kerala borders with Dakshina Kannada along with Kasargod Chinna. It was compered by Shri Uday Uppangala of Prajavani.|
|09-08-2021||–||2.00 p.m||National Educational Alliance for Technology (N.E.A.T) Cell, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) organized a talk on ” Industry Connect: Opportunities for Institutes to Collaborate with Industries” through virtual mode. The webinar was attended by KCCI Vice-President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor, Director and Hon. Secretary CA Abdur Rahman Musba, Director Shri P.B. Mudassar.|
|11-08-2021||–||10.30 a. m.||District Industries Centre, Yeyyadi held Screening Committee meeting to review the proposal on distribution of land at the industrial locations. KCCI was represented by the President Shri Isaac Vas|
|–||11.00 a. m.||–||Webinar on the topic, ‘Delayed Payments to MSMEs –Challenges and Solutions’ was conducted by Udyamihelpline. KCCI ADR Committee Member Prof. Lional Aranha attended the same.|
|15-08-2021||–||8.30 a. m.||–||75th Independence Day was celebrated at KCCI. Shri Isaac Vas, President of KCCI hoisted the national flag. Event was attended by KCCI Vice President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor, Hon. Treasurer Shri Ganesh Kamath, Director and Editor of the journal Ms. Athmika Amin, Director and Associate Editor of the journal Shri Aditya Pai, Directors Shri Mudassar and Shri Jeethan AllenSequeira,PastPresidentsShriAbdulHameedand CA Srinivas S Kamath. Past Manager of KCCI Shri K N S Shetty and staff members also attended the event.|
|16-08-2021||Shri Kumble Narasimha Prabhu KCCI Past President and Managing Partner of Solar Trade Links met Minister for Energy Shri Sunil Kumar at Karkala and handed over the representation on implementing new solar policy for Karnataka for 2021 to 2024 and discussed the issues troubling solar integrators in Karnataka.|
|03.30 p. m.||–||A District level Single Window Committee meeting was held at DC office Meeting Hall. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas attended.|
|04.00 p. m.||–||A District level ‘Kaigarika Spandana’ meeting was held at DC office Meeting Hall. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas attended.|
|17-8-2021||7.00 p. m.||–||Vision Meet with Shri Rajeev Chandrashekar, Minister for State and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and Electronics and Information Technology of India was organized by CREDAI, Mangalore at The Ocean Pearl, Navbharath Circle, Mangaluru. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas, KCCI Vice-President, Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor, Hon. Treasurer, KCCI Shri M. Ganesh Kamath, H on. Secretary and Director of KCCI, C AAbdur Rahman Musba, D irector and Editor of KCCI journal Ms. Athmika Amin, Director and Associate Editor of KCCI Journal Shri Aditya P. Pai, Director and Chairperson of Information Technology of Industrial Cell of KCCI, Shri Ashith B Hegde, Director of KCCI Shri Divakar Pai Kochikar, Past President of KCCI, Shri Jeevan Saldanha, Past Hon. Secretaries of KCCI Shri Gaurav Hegde and Shri Praveen Kumar Kalbavi, Past Directors of KCCI Shri Vishal Salain and Shri Dixit Rai attended the event.|
|CHAMBER AT WORK – JUNE – JULY 2021|
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12.45 p. m.
|–||Meeting was organized by the Traffic Manager, New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT) with the Additional Divisional Railway Manager (ADRM), Southern Railways to explore the possibility of movement of Import / Coastal Cargo by Rail. The Meeting was held through virtual platform. KCCI President, Shri Isaac Vas and Shri Jeethan Allen Sequeira, Director and Chairperson of EXIM Cell, KCCI attended the meeting.|
|24-06-2021||12 noon||KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas met Shri A.C. Vinayaraj, advocate and corporator of Mangaluru City Corporation opposition leader at KCCI Chamber office to discuss about the various issues related to GST and also various memorandums submitted to the government officials on other matters. KCCI President presented Souvenir of KCCI to Shri A. C. Vinayaraj.|
11.00 a. m.
1.00 p. m.
|International MSME day 2021 was celebrated virtually organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India Mangaluru branch of Southern India Regional Council (SIRC) of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) in association with The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI – Karnataka State Council, Bengaluru), Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), Mangaluru, Atal Incubation Centre, Nitte. Webinar on ‘Funding Options and Schemes & Incentives for MSMEs & Start Ups’ were conducted. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas was one of panellists addressed the audience. Dr. Ananthapadmanabha Achar, CEO, AIC Nitte, Incubation Centre was also the panellists who addressed the members. Shri Yogish Acharya, General Manager -Canara Bank, Mangalore circle was the chief guest. Key resource person for the webinar was CA K Ullas Kamath, Chairman Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Karnataka State Council and Joint Managing Director of Jyoti Laboratories Ltd along with CA S S Nayak, Immediate Past Chairman – ICAI, Mangaluru. KCCI Director and Hon. Secretary Shri Abdur Rahman Musba felicitated KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas.|
|01-07-2021||–||4.15 p. m.||–||Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Mangaluru conducted Awareness programme through online platform on Identity Protection & Digital Signature for CII members & Adoption of Digital Technology Post Pandemic and Challenges on Data Protection and Malware. The session was attended by KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas, Director and Chairperson of Information Technology of Industrial cell of KCCI Shri Ashith Balakrishna Hegde, Past President of KCCI Shri Jeevan Saldanha.|
|02-07-2021||–||4.30 p. m.||–||KCCI Hon. Treasurer Shri Ganesh Kamath was the Chief Guest and Recipient of the SEVA RATNA award at a function organized by Axis Bank Ltd. In association with Max Life Today. He mentioned about KCCI’s involvement in setting up the oxygen plant at Government Lady Goschen Hospital, Mangaluru.|
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|COASTAL VISION GROUP constituted by Govt. of Karnataka after its first virtual meeting on May 10, 2021 has been holding meetings on alternate Mondays. Karnataka Udyoga Mitra (KUM) officials participated in the initial two meetings. Tourism, Fisheries, Maritime, Cashew development sub-committees are formed. Shri Isaac Vas, President, KCCI, Shri Nandagopal Shenoy, Director, KCCI, Capt. J.P. Menezes, Past President, KCCI, Smt. Vathika Pai, Past President KCCI, Shri Ullas Kamath, Chairman, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), Karnataka, Shri Ashwin Srirangraj, FICCI were present. Shri Prakash Rao Kalbavi, Chairperson of the Customs, Exporters and CHA Relationship of the EXIM cell of KCCI and rest of the members of the group actively participated in providing valuable suggestions and presentations for final document of COASTAL VISION 2030 to be presented to Govt. of Karnataka by August,2021.|
|08-07-2021||–||3.30 p. m.||–||A Consultation meeting regarding Plastic Park was organized by Kanara Industries Association, Baikampady, Mangalore discussed with Stake Holders to record their feedback and suggestion the meeting was attended by KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas, Hon. Secretary and Director of KCCI Shri Abdur Rahman Musba, Director Shri B. A. Nazeer and KCCI Past President Shri Jeevan Saldanha.|
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2.00 p. m.
|Mangaluru Smart City Limited held its 12th City Level Advisory Committee Meeting at the Deputy Commissioner office, Mangalore. The meeting was chaired by Shri Nalin Kumar Kateel, Member of Parliament, Dakshina Kannada District. KCCI was represented by its Vice President Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor. Others present in the meeting were Mangaluru City South MLA Shri D Vedavyas Kamath, Mangaluru City North MLA Dr. Y. Bharath Shetty, Deputy Commissioner of Mangaluru Dr. Rajendra K.V., IAS, Mangaluru City Corporation Commissioner Shri Akshy Sridhar, Managing Director of Mangaluru Smart City Limited, Shri Prashant Kumar Mishra IAS, Traffic Assistant Commissioner, Shri M A Natraj.|
|15-07-2021||–||10.30 a. m.||–||KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas inaugurated the new South Indian Bank Surathkal branch at Surathkal.|
|16-07-2021||–||KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas attended the meeting with Mangaluru City Corporation Commissioner Shri Akshay Shridhar on Self Assessment Scheme (SAS) for Industries which are located in KIADB area.|
|17-07-2021||–||KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas and Director and Chairperson of Information Technology of Industrial Cell of KCCI Shri Ashith Hegde had a meeting with MLA of Mangaluru City North Dr. Y. Bharath Shetty on the status of the IT park on KEIONICS land at Derabail Mangalore.|
The Additional Director General of Police for Railways and Former Commissioner of Police, Bengaluru City applauded Kanara Chambers of Commerce and Industry for taking an active role in the development of the region including its active push for establishing an IT Park in Mangalore. He advised the gathering that Mangaluru being part of the coastal region needs to develop the entire coastal region from Karwar to Mangaluru. He informed that the KCCI should produce leaders to be role models to Bengaluru and the rest of the country by its visionary leadership towards the development of the region and the country. The last known pandemic that hit the world in the 1920s led to revolutionary changes in the way of life of people. Hence, we should take positive things from the current pandemic to achieve greater heights in business and trade, he added.
The Commissioner of Police, Shri N. Shashi Kumar also addressed the members. The Deputy Commissioner of Police, Shri Hariram Shankar, Chairman of International Affairs & CSR Committee of Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI), Bengaluru Dr. V.G Kiran Kumar was also present.
Earlier The Vice President of KCCI, Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor welcomed and introduced the Chief Guest Shri Bhaskar Rao, IPS. The Vice President appraised the members present about innovative ways of handling assignments by Shri Bhaskar Rao and his achievements along with social causes taken by him. The Hon. Treasurer of KCCI Shri Ganesh Kamath delivered the vote of thanks. The interaction was conducted following the requisite Covid protocol.
COVID19 Relief – Contribution towards the installation of Oxygen Generation plant at Lady Goshen Hospital, Mangaluru
Charitable Trusts – Sri Sathya Sai Seva Samithi through Ishwarambha Trust and Rotary Club of Mangalore presented the cheques totalling Rs. 7 lakh to the Deputy Commissioner Dr. K. V. Rajendra at D.C office, Mangaluru on 14th May 2021. KCCI had facilitated the same. President Shri Isaac Vas, Past President Shri Srinivas Kamath , Shri M. Padmanabha Pai, Chairman, Ishwarambha Trust and Rtn. Archibald Menezes, President,Rotary Club of Mangalore were present.
Our affiliated body D.K. Automobile & Tyre Dealers’ Association presented the cheque of Rs. 1 lakh to the Deputy Commissioner Dr. K. V. Rajendra at D.C office,Mangaluru on 25th May 2021. KCCI had facilitated the same. KCCI Vice President and Treasurer of D.K. Automobile & Tyre Dealers’ Association Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor, President of D.K. Automobile & Tyre Dealers’ Association Shri Kasturi Prabhakar Pai, Secretary of D.K. Automobile & Tyre Dealers’ Association Shri K Vilas Kumar were present.
Further, Sundaram Motors and other well-wishers including non-members have contributed to this cause through KCCI.
We thank all the generous donors for their contribution to society in these trying times. We would recommend all of you to please take care of yourselves and your loved ones. Stay safe and healthy. Be patient and kind. There is no better time to strengthen our bonds, and come out stronger.