Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary took over as new Minister of State in MSME Ministry here today. After assuming his office Chaudhary said that he will work towards the development of MSME sector which contributes about 40% of India’s exports.
Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary, MoS MSME taking charge and greeting Kalraj Mishra, Union Minister for MSME
He is a member of Lok Sabha representing the Banaskantha constituency of Gujarat. Haribhai Chaudhary was born in village Jagana (in Banaskantha district, Gujarat). He has received MCom degree from Mumbai University. Prior to joining politics, Chaudhary was an Agriculturist and a Businessperson. He has been elected three terms as Member of Parliament from the Banaskantha constituency.
Chaudhary also won the By-election in 2013. He represented India in the International Parliamentary Union in which 550 Members of Parliament from 145 Countries participated.
IIT, Mumbai chooses khadi as their Convocation robe
IIT, Mumbai chooses Khadi as their Convocation robe. After Gujarat University now khadi has also made a niche in the hearts of authorities of premiere Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai. Appeal and popularity of Khadi has fascinated them to place an order for 3,500 uttarias or angavastrams made of honey comb towel cotton Khadi for use by students at the time of Institute’s convocation. It is a significant development and this shows that Khadi is gaining ground in every sphere of life. IIT, Mumbai Director Prof Devang Khakhar said that Khadi is our national symbol and we have adopted Khadi to inculcate feeling of Nationalism in the students.