16th July, 2021

Ms. Vandana Kumar, Joint Secretary, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India visited CSIR-CLRI on 16th July 2021 accompanied by Shri Suman Kumar, Section Officer, DPIIT.

Dr. J. Raghava Rao, Chief Scientist, CSIR-CLRI welcomed Ms. Vandana Kumar and then she visited the Dissemination Centre of the Institute where she was explained about the portfolio of technologies and services of CSIR-CLRI.

Subsequently she visited the Design and Fashion Studio; Dr Gautham Gopalakrishna, Project Manager and Mr. Md. Sadiq, Project Leader made an overview of the project on Indian Foot Sizing System. Shri R Suthantharajan, Chief Scientist and Dr SV Srinivasan, Senior Principal Scientist interacted on the subject of upgradation of CETPs under IFLADP scheme.

Team Design & Fashion Studio presented about the 'Evolution of the Design Studio' and the need to have a Hub & Spoke model of a Design Studio at CSIR-CLRI.

Dr J Raghava Rao led the presentations of each team; Team from CLE: Shri A Fayaz Ahmed, Deputy Director, Shri EL Samson, Asst Director and Shri Prakash, IFLADP Unit were also present during the interaction.

16th July, 2021

Joint Secretary DPIIT Ms. Vandana Kumar visited RANITEC, RANIPET. Shri R Suthanthararajan, Chief Scientist CSIR-CLRI explained the technological advancements made in the CETP through IFLADP program