Thane: Noted Maharashtra industrialist Dr Appa Khambete has been re-elected as the President of Thane Small Scale Industries Association (TSSIA) during the elections held here this weekend.
The TSSIA and Chamber of Small Industry Association (COSIA) are the brain child of Dr Khambete who nourished it and brought it to the national Level.
A number of office bearers of both the Associations are members in various governmental decision making bodies at state and central level.
Also elected were Sandeep, Parikh, Sujata Soparkar, Govind Singh, Ashish Shirsat as Vice Presidents, Sunil Kulkarni as General Secretary, Bhavesh Maru as Treasurer and A Y Ankola and Jimmy Polly as Joint Secretaries.
A total of fifteen persons were elected to the managing committee, which will deal with the government bodies and organizations for the promotion of small scale industries.