‘ICAI MSME Yatra’ received a huge response in Pune & PCMC
On the occasion of 'Azadi Ka Amritmahotsav', 75 programs will be organized for 75 days in 75 cities
Pune: Policenama online – ‘ICAI MSME Yatra’ & ICAI MSME SETU, a nationwide campaign organized by The institute of chartered accounts (ICAI) has received a huge response in the Pune & Pimpri-Chinchwad industrial area. This yatra departed from Mumbai and reached Pune recently. ICAI MSME YATRA has launched under the backdrop of ‘Azadi Ka Amritmahotsav’ for promoting entrepreneurship. Under this yatra, planned 75 programs to promote entrepreneurship in 75 days and 75 cities, said CA Rajesh Agarwal, Vice Chairman of the Pune branch of ICAI, and CA Sachin Bansal, Vice Chairman of the Pimpri Branch.
This ICAI MSME Yatra was welcomed in Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad areas. On this occasion, ICAI Pune and Pimpri branch office bearers including CA Pritesh Munot, CA Amrita Kulkarni, CA Hrishikesh Badve, CA Sachin Miniar, CA Mousumi Shah, MSME Committee Secretary Dr. Sambit Mishra, Joint Director of Department of Industries, Abhay Daftardar, Laghu Udyog Bharti’s Ravindra Sonwane, MCCI Vice Chairman Deepak Karandikar, SIDBI Deputy General Manager Manish Kumar, CA Maheshwar Marathe, CA Santosh Doshi, CA Srikanth Dandavate, CA Ravindra Kamat along with representatives of various industry related organizations were present.
The Yatra Rath, showcasing various efforts & initiatives taken by the government to promote Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises, was driven around the city. Guidance sessions were organized throughout the day on information about enterprise registration, loan schemes, subsidy schemes, and other topics. All these programs were organized under the guidance of CA Chandrasekhar Chitale, a member of the Central Committee of the ICAI. A large number of representatives of entrepreneurs, various organizations, regional departments, local chambers, industry associations, and MSME centers participated in the event.
CA Rajesh Aggarwal said, “The Chartered Accountant (CA) plays an important role as a link between various sectors of the industry and MSMEs. CA respond to their needs immediately. Representatives from the Ministry of ‘MSME’, Government of India, representatives from Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI), Representatives of the National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC), bank officials, district industry center officials, chartered accountants, etc., guided the day-long session.”
The work of delivering the schemes of MSME and SIDBI is being done through this medium. Also, people are still not aware of the benefits of Enterprise Aadhaar. It is necessary to create awareness among people about it. Recovery of your business can be done quickly if there is Enterprise Aadhaar. The purpose of this yatra is also to promote it said, Bansal. Amrita Kulkarni and Manish Kumar gave information about Yatra, the role of CA, and the SIDBI scheme. CA Amrita Kulkarni compared the program.