STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Santhigiri Coir Fest inauguration on Saturday

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Coir Board will organise a ‘Santhigiri Coir Fest’ in connection with the Santhigiri Festival from April 14 to May 31. Government agencies connected with the sector will

Published: 14th April 2012 04:41 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2012 07:30 PM   |  A+A-

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Coir Board will organise a ‘Santhigiri Coir Fest’ in connection with the Santhigiri Festival from April 14 to May 31. Government agencies connected with the sector will be putting up exhibition stalls, Coir Board chairman G Balachandran said in a statement.

Research agencies such as Central Coir Research Centre, Central Institute of Coir Technology, National Coir Research and Management Institute, Coconut Development Board, Coirfed, Kerala State Coir Corporation and Foam Mattings India Ltd will put up stalls.

A number of contests are also planned in connection with the festival.

This include coconut tree climbing competition and a coir spinning competition.

The Coir Board chairman will inaugurate the fest at 4 p.m. on Saturday.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp