MANGALORE: Kalbavi Prakash Rao has been re-elected as president of Karnataka Cashew Manufacturers Association at the 52nd annual general meeting of the association here for the fourth term.
A KCMA press release on Saturday stated that D. Gopalkrishna Kamath of Mangalore Cashew Industries, Siddapur was elected as vice–president. Other office-bearers are: B. Rahul Kamath of Bola Raghavendra Kamath and Sons, Karkala, secretary; Krishnananth P. Mallar of Mallar Exports Private Limited, Mangalore, treasurer; and K. Pramod Kamath of K.S.A Kamath and Sons, Kasargod, joint secretary.
Members, K. Sudhakar Kamath; Rajaram Bhat; P. Subraya Pai; Kiran Kumar Kodgi; H. Radhakrishna Nayak; M. Manjunath Prabhu; B. Rohidas Pai; K. Ganesh Kamath; Santhosh D’Silva; K.S. Balram; D. Gopinath Kamath, and Yogish Mallya were elected to the managing committee of the association.
The meeting stressed the need to chalk out the future strategy. It was decided to conduct All- India Cashew Convention in February 2008.