The annual general meeting of the Delhi Printers’ Association was held at Harkishan Singh Surjeet Bhawan on 15 April 2023. Prakash Dass elected as the new president for the year 2023-24
After welcoming the members to the AGM, the immediate former president Sunil Jain welcomed president Atul Goel, general secretary Prakash Dass and treasurer Puneet Talwar. In his welcome address Goel expressed his gratitude to the members for reposing their faith in him by electing him as president for the year 2022-2023.
Greeting the members, Dass read out the annual report for the outgoing year and condoled the death of members in the past year. Talwar presented the statement of annual accounts for the year 2021-2022, which was duly approved.
Returning officer Mukesh Kaushik read out names of the unanimously elected new team for 2023-2024 and invited them to assemble at the dais for a group photograph. The new team was individually introduced and felicitated with garlands by the outgoing office bearers.
The outgoing president Atul Goel was honored with a memento and a shawl in recognition of his exemplary stewardship and for raising the benchmark for the printing fraternity.
A memento was given to Uma Maheshwar Rao, senior manager, tech sales and marketing, Chemline Adhesives and Coatings. Rao said that for the past several decades, Chemline has been producing world-class material in India for the Indian printing and packaging industry as well as for exports. Replying to a suggestion by Lalit Sayal of Sita Fine Art, Rao promised to work out an economic package for the association members.
Former president Arun Berry congratulated the new team for 2023-2024 and praised the role of DPA as an important platform to reach out to various government departments for resolution of different issues.