134th birth anniversary’s the Founder of JK Organization lala kamalapatiji singhania
Rayagada District correspondent (Amulya Nisanka): The 134th Birth Anniversary the founder of jk organization Lala KamalPatiji Singhania on 18. 11. 2018 at JK Paper mill premises.
Rahul P R I. P. S Superintendent of police Raygada attend as the chief guest. Garlanding the statue of Lala Kamlapatji Singhania by chief guest Sri Rahul P R SP Rayagada, Executive vice president of jk papermill Sri Pawan Kumar Suri, Sri K Gourisankar Rao on behalf of JK papermill officers B K Medak on behalf of worker, V K Tiwari on behalf of sub staff, S Durga president of jk paper mazdoor Sangh, C R Mohanty president of jkpm workers union, K Suba president of employees. Sri Suri said JK organization was born under the leadership of Lala Kamalapatiji Singhania and his father Lala Jugalaji Sighania hence the name J. K. Born7th Nov 1884.
Lala Kamlapatiji had determination and vision to make Indian Business self-reliant with this inspiration, he set up the first cotton mill in Northern Indian J K Cotton Spinning Mill in 1921 exclusively on Indian Capital, Management and Labour followed by many other industries like JK Jute Mill, JK Iron &Steel, JK Oil Mills JK Cotton, JK Hosiery (Calcutta )Motilal Padampat Sugar Mills etc thus created JK Group Empire In1938 under the leadership of Lala Lakshmipat Singhania son of Lala Kamlapatji Singhania amill was set up in Bhopal for converting wheat straws into straw boards which later laid the foundation of JK Paper Limited. The journey of growth continued and various other business and companies were either promoted or taken over under the umbrella of JK Organization like JK Lakshmi Cement, JK Tyre, JK Seeds, Recently Siripur Paper Mills was also acquired by JK Organization.
At present, under JK Organization there are 29 manufacturing facilities under 09 different business which are operated in India and aboard. The company operates strategically at two locations JK Paper Mills in RAYAGADA Odisha and other Central Pulp Mills in SONAGADH Gujarat. The Company has gone for brands like JK Copiers, Sparkle, JK Maplitho, JK Electra, Cedar digital, Max, Excel Bond, and JK Bond, JK Tuff Coat etc. In 2013 development of KBK region commissioned a mega project at this location Rayagada investment of over Rs 1850 crores. The company gets the awards recently JK Paper Mills has been coveted with SAFETY AWARD(GOLD CATEGORY) organized by Odisha Safety Council and also best safety award to L M Rao Dy General Manager (safety) was adjudged as best safety officer for the year 2017 at Odisha State Safety Conclave. JK Papermill gets prestigious CHAIRMANS PEOPLE MANAGEMENT AWARD 2017-18 for BEST PEOPLE MANAGEMENT PRACTICES in our plant The presented to President JK OrganizationSri Bharat Hari Singhania in a glittering function on the occasion of the founders day celebration 2018 at NEW DELHI on 13, 11, 2018. Lastly, the chief guest Sri Rahul PR & P K Suri executive vice president of JKpapermill honored the 33 employees who have comlete25 years service & 2 employees who have completed 40 years service given Mementoes. Rahul PR chief guest said Jk papermill is now developed all around this area gives employment of youths. The vote of thanks given by A K Mishra. This programme was managed by public relation officer Sri s k Nath cultural programmes also celebrated.