The Chairman and Vice Chairman could not attend the meeting. Hence members present in the meeting elected Shri M.P.Radhakrishnan, to chair the meeting. He welcomed the Members/RTEs of the Council present in the meeting and then requested the Joint Director to take up the agenda.

Joint Director informed Members/RTEs that Shri C.Muthusamy, Director, WSC Chennai has been appointed by the O/o Development Commissioner for Handlooms as Returning Officer & Ms. F.D.Initha, Jt.DGFT has been appointed by Department of Commerce as Observer to conduct the election to the post of Vice Chairman.

Thereafter, Shri N.A.Srinivasan, Scrutinizer appointed by the EC of the Council submitted his report to the Returning Officer.

The Returning Officer declared that Shri T.V.Chandrasekaran, M/s.Rakhava Impex, Karur has been elected unopposed as Vice Chairman of the Council in the Extraordinary General Meeting held today (i.e. 23.02.2018) in the presence of Ms. F.D.Initha,Observer.

Shri T.V. Chandrasekaran, M/s.Rakhava Impex, Karur newly elected Vice Chairman will assume office as Vice Chairman w.e.f from 29.03.2018.

After declaration of result Shri M.P.Radhakrishnan Chairman of the meeting welcomed Shri T.V.Chandrasekaran newly elected Vice Chairman of the Council. Shri T.V.Chandrasekaran thanked all Executive Committee members and members present in the meeting and then requested all members to extend their support, cooperation for the steps to be taken for the betterment of the industry and delivered the vote of thanks.