The Field Study Center for Handloom, funded by DST SEED was inaugurated by our beloved Joint Correspondent, Shri. Shankar Vanavarayar in the presence of Handloom Weavers, Mr.Kannan, T.R., MD-Kannan Jacquards, Madurai, KCT.BS and KCT Faculty Members on November 19, 2018 in Samathur, Pollachi. Joint Correspondent, Kumaraguru College of Technology appreciated Dr.G.Ramakrishnan, Professor-FT & Principal Investigator of the DST-SEED project and his team for the achievements in the project and shared ideas on how to take it forward.
Mr.T.R.Kannan, Managing Director, Kannan Jacquards, Madurai gave a motivational speech to the weavers. Dr.J.Srinivasan, Head, Dept of Textiles, Mr.K.Prabhu, Head, Dept of Fashion Technology and Dr.C.Velmurugan, Head – Mechanical Engineering offered their felicitations. Dr.B.Poongodi thanked all the participants and the people behind the success of this project at the end of the inaugural ceremony.