Udupi, Nov 12, 2017: Chairman of SCDCC Bank M N Rajendra Kumar who was recently elected the President of State Apex Co-operative Bank was felicitated at a function held at the Ammani Ramanna Shetty Hall here on November 11, Saturday. K Raviraj Hegde, Chairman of DK Co-operative Milk Producers’ Union was also honoured for winning the National Dairy Excellence Award.
Sri Vishwa Prasanna Theertha Swamiji, the Junior Swamiji of Pejawar Mutt, inaugurated the ceremony and hailed the contributions of both Rajendra Kumar and Raviraj Hegde to the co-operative sector.
Udupi District in-charge Minister Pramod Madhwaraj presided over the function.
Kaup MLA Vinay Kumar Sorake, Women’s Union President Sarala Kanchan and MLC Kota Srinivas Poojary were present as chief guests.
Chairman of Dakshina Kannada District Fisheries Marketting Federation Yashpal A Suvarna, Udupi CMC President Meenakshi Madhava Bannanje, Taluk Panchayat President Nalini Pradeep Rao were present among others.
A procession was also taken out from Town Hall to the function venue.