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'Punjab Pavilion' wins gold medal in 42nd India International Trade Fair 2023
Chandigarh, November 28, 2023: The 'Punjab Pavilion' has bagged the Gold Medal for the Swachh Pavillion for excellence in display in the 42nd India International Trade Fair 2023, which ended here on Monday evening .
The 42nd edition of India International Trade Fair (IITF) New Delhi was scheduled from November 14 to 27, 2023. The theme of this year's IITF was “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam – United by Trade”.
Administrator Punjab Pavilion Davinderpal Singh and Deputy Administrator Gurpreet Singh and other officers received the award from Pradeep Singh Kharola, Chairman and Managing Director ITPO and Rajat Agarwal, Executive Director ITPO.
Administrator Punjab Pavilion Davinderpal Singh has said that winning of this gold medal in such a event of international recognition is a proud moment for the state.
Punjab Pavilion where stalls of various departments and institutes including Markfed, Verka, PSIEC,Invest Punjab, NIFT, Punjab Tourism, GADVASU,PUDA, Punjab Agriculture University Ludhiana, Department of Science, Technology and Environment, and Punjab Pollution Control Board had been set up to showcase the state`s culture, heritage & handicraft, industrial growth, agricultural innovations, and handicraft, as well as related products, got an overwhelming response from visitors.
Deputy Administrator Gurpreet Singh revealed that the pavilion was organized under the guidance of Dalvir Singh Chairman of PSIEC, Tejveer Singh Principal Secretary (Industries & Commerce), DPS Kharbanda CEO Invest Punjab and Director of Industries, Baldeep Kaur Managing Director PSIEC and Rubinderjit Singh Brar Additional Managing Director PSIEC.
He further added that the officials deputed at the stalls had informed visitors about the various progressive and pro-people, pro-industry initiatives of the state government led by Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann.