On Thursday, November 2, 2017, CAI President Shri. Atul Ganatra along with other office bearers of the CAI viz. Vice President Shri. Bhupendra Singh Rajpal, Addl Vice President Shri. Vinay Kotak, Hon. Treasurer Shri. Shyamsunder Makharia and Director Shri. Arun Sekhsaria and also the members of M/s. Maharashtra Cotton Ginners Association met the Honourable Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri. Devendra Fadnavis.
The delegation discussed important issues facing Maharashtra’s ginning industry and requested the Chief Minister to withdraw the ‘mandi fees’ (cess) and reduction in power tariff for ginning factories like already given to power looms, both of which incur major costs for the ginners. The CM assured them that he would look into these issues and do the needful shortly.