Minister Amarnath Reddy visits Brandix
AP State Minister for Industries Mr. N.Amarnath Reddy visited Brandix, in SEZ in Atchutapuram last fortnight and appreciated the way industries are being run. After the visit he interacted with the press and said it is impressive how Brandix is training women with very low education and catering international standard clothes. He said that he has spoken to employees in the units and happy to see how delighted he has found them. He also said employees conveyed to him that they are earning Rs.8,000 to Rs.9,000 every month. Their salary revision will be considered surely. He visited fabric manufacturing unit TJI in the Brandix park.
Later he examined the apparel stitched by women. Enquired women employees about salaries they are getting and facilities provided by the unit. He was accompanied by Mr. Solomon Arokya Raj, IAS, Principal secretary for Industries, Mr. Siddharth Jain, IAS, Commissioner of Industries, Mr. Doraswamy, Brandix India Partner and Mr. Ragupathy, COO, Brandix India Apparel City and others. Later he met officers from APIIC office and enquired about the details on industries in the zone.