Thiruvananthapuram: International MSME Day celebrations and Metro MSME Award distribution was held in Thiruvananthapuram. Distributing awards for eminent personalities from the MSME sector, Minister for Agriculture Adv. V. S. Sunilkumar said that MSME sector has a significant role in boosting the economy of the state. Minister for Tourism, Cooperation and Devaswom Kadakampally Surendran inaugurated the MSME Day celebrations. The event was presided by K. Muraleedharan MLA.
Minister for Ports, Museums, Archaeology and Archives Kadannappally Ramachandran released Logo of Metro Expedition and Executive Knowledge Lines. Website inauguration was done by the Minister for Fisheries, Harbour Engineering & Ports Mercykutty Amma.
Kathreenamma Sebastian from MSME-DI, Shivaraj S.V. from NSIC, S. Gautham Yogeeswar from DIC, and Krishnan from LUB participated in the seminar held on various topics pertaining to the MSME sector.
The function was organized by Metro Mart in association with MSME-DI, NSIC, TCCI, CISSA, DIC, KFC, LUB and Machine Maker. Attendees at the event included KTDC Managing Director M. Vijayakumar, KITCO Associate Principal Consultant Dr. Chandrasekharan Nair, TCCI President Raghuchandran Nair, and KTM Society President Baby Mathew. The gathering was welcomed by Metro Mart Managing Director Siji Nair and vote of thanks was given by Raj Nijith.