THE FEDERATION OF ANDHRA PRADESH GRANITE INDUSTRY HAS COME IN TO EXISTENCE ON 19-6- 2016.
After the separation of Telugu States, the new Andhra Pradesh has no credible state level trade body for the granite stone mining industry. The granite fraternity felt the need for such a body to tackle various common issues that were bogging the industry. The members of the granite mining industry have frequently met since March 2016 and have decided to come together and to form such a representative body.
Sri. Veeramani, Chairman Gem Granites Ltd, Chennai has been Elected as the Chief Patron of the Association in absentia.
Sri. Pallava Subba Reddy has been elected as the Hon’ble Chairman to the federation in absentia
Sri. Sidda Venkateswara Rao has been elected as the Chairman of the Federation.
Dr.C.H.RAO has been elected as the General Secretary of the Federation.
Sri. Y.V.Prasad has been elected as the Treasurer.
All the current presidents of the District granite quarry associations were nominated as the vice-Chairmans of the federation. They include Sri. K. Muralidhar Kota from Uttarandra granite owners Association; Sri. Angara Rajesh from Visakhapatnam Granite Owners Association; Sri. Venka Reddy from Ballikuruva Granite Owners Association, Prakasam District; Sri. Laxmi Narayan, from Ongole,
All the General Secretaries of the District bodies were nominated as the Joint secretaries of the Federation. The names include, Sri. K. Hari Kumar from Uttarndra, Sri. C. Srinivasa Rao from Visakhapatnam; Sri. Allu Nagesh, Sri. Azeem, Sri, P.V.Subba Rao, Sri. B.V.Subba Rao, Sri.N.V.Reddy, Sri Tirupathi Reddy ;
An Advisory Committee headed by Chairman Sri. Sridhar Anand was constituted to advice on various issues. It includes the veterans in the mining industry Sri. Mudunuru Srinivas of Bayrock granite P. Ltd, Sri. Sambesh Rao of Designer rocks P. ltd, Sri Ramesh Babu, Sri Guna Shekaran of Gem Granites, Sri. Mahesh from Devi Narayana, Mr. Raja from Pearl Granites, Sidda Sudhir, Mr. V, Sudharshan Rao, Mr. Gowtham Jain of Pokarna Granites ltd, Mr. KMB Ravi, Mr. Krihsnaiah of Madhcon Granites, Mr. Gottipati Babi, Mr. Krishna Prasad, Mr. Palani, Mr. Ramana Murthy, Mr. Rajashekar Reddy and Sri.Sidda Suryaprakash Rao;
Later, Enterprising Enterprises, Chennai has also joined as Chief Patron of the Federation. The Federation is a registered body with an office at Vijayawada and would serve the granite and stone industry of Andhra Pradesh State.
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