Articles tagged under: Shankar Chaudhary

Shankar Chaudhary and his supporters win Banas Dairy election unopposed

October 07, 2020
Shankar Chaudhary and his supporters win Banas Dairy election unopposed

Palanpur: Banas Dairy Chairman and senior BJP leader Shankar Chaudhary has once again emerged as a giant of Banaskantha, as all 16 poll-bound seats of the Board of Director of Asia's largest cooperative dairy  Banas  have been won by Chaudhary supporting-panel unopposed. While opponent candidates on 15 seats including Parthi Bhatol had already withdrawn their nomination forms, Mavji Desai, the Vice President of Banas Dairy also withdrew his form today, paving a way for clean sweep victory o...Read More

Shankar Chaudhary announces Rs. 1144 crore hike in payment to milk producers at 52nd annual general meeting of Banas Dairy

July 26, 2020
Shankar Chaudhary announces Rs. 1144 crore hike in payment to milk producers at 52nd annual general meeting of Banas Dairy

Palanpur: Banas Dairy in North Gujarat today announced Rs. 1144 crore hike in payment to milk producers which comes to 16.66%. Addressing the 52nd annual general meeting (AGM) of Banas Dairy, Chairman Shankar Chaudhary made this announcement. In his presentation, Chaudhary shared the details that five years ago, Banas Dairy was producing 29.96 lakh liter milk, while today the figure has climbed to 59.76 lakh liter. Milk transportation cost has come down from 36 paise per liter to ...Read More

CM lays foundation stone for Milk Processing Plant, with 30L capacity per day, of Banas Dairy

February 16, 2020
CM lays foundation stone for Milk Processing Plant, with 30L capacity per day, of Banas Dairy

Palanpur: Chief Minister Vijaybhai Rupani today categorically stated that Gai, Ganga and Geeta (Cow, River Ganga, and Hindu Scripture ‘Geeta’) have significant importance in our culture. The state government is dedicated for all-round development of animal husbandry and dairy industries. He was speaking at a function organized to lay the foundation stone for Milk Processing Plant of Banas Dairy, to be built with capacity of 30-lakh liters per day, at Sanadar in Diyodar tehsil of Banaskan...Read More

Shankar Chaudhary announces 11.10% price difference worth Rs. 671.71 crore to milk producers in Banas Dairy AGM

June 16, 2019

Palanpur: Banas Dairy of North Gujarat will set up a 30 lakh litre capacity dairy at Sanadar which shall be suitable for expansion upto 50 lakh litre in future. The dairy will also set up a 10 lakh litre capacity dairy in Delhi - National Capital Region. It will set up new plants for value addition in potato and Pomegranate. The dairy has also plans to set up 1500 mt capacity new cattle feed plant, expansion of Katarva based plant from 1000 mt to 1800 mt, a new 20 tonne mava plant at Sanad...Read More

Shankar Chaudhary lists out achievements of state, centre and Banas dairy in presence of Congress candidate Parthi Bhatol and other Congress leaders

April 16, 2019

Palanpur: In a rare event, BJP and Congress leaders were together on a single stage while intense political campaign is going on for Lok Sabha general elections. The place was Banaskantha district of North Gujarat. In a social function, senior BJP leader and former State minister Shankar Chaudhary didn't miss the opportunity and listed out the achievements of the State government, the Centre and Banas dairy headed by him. Congress candidate Parthi Bhatol, MLA Shilal Bhuriya, State Congress o...Read More

Video of Alpesh Thakor and Shankar Chaudhary meeting each other goes viral, triggers speculations

January 24, 2019

Palanpur: Congress MLA and Thakor Sena leader Alpesh Thakor today rejected speculations regarding him joining the BJP ahead of upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Alpesh who is on yatra covering Thakor community populated areas of North Gujarat yesterday greeted and met with BJP leader and former minister Shankarbhai Chaudhary at Bhabhar town, video of which has gone viral on social media. A brief informal meeting of two leaders in public triggered further speculations regarding Alpesh's switch ov...Read More

Banas Diary to set up its another complex in Diyodar area: Chairman Shankar Chaudhary

October 20, 2018
Banas Diary to set up its another complex in Diyodar area: Chairman Shankar Chaudhary

Diyodar (Banaskantha): A new complex of the Banaskantha District Cooperative Milk Producers Union Ltd, better known as Banas Dairy, would be set up in Diyodar area, its chairman and former minister Shankar Chaudhary today informed. Palanpur based Banas dairy, the largest among the 18 dairies under the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd (GCMMF), which owns brand Amul, procures around 50 lakh liters of milk per day from more than 3.5 lakh milk producers. Duri...Read More

Banas Medical College and Banas Navras food oil plant inaugurated

September 22, 2018
Banas Medical College and Banas Navras food oil plant inaugurated

Palanpur: Deputy Chief Minister and Health Minister Nitin Patel inaugurated Banas medical college and research institute here on Friday in presence of Banas dairy chief and former minister of state for Health Shankarbhai Chaudhary and local MP and minister of state in the Centre Haribhai Chaudhary among others. The hospital will be run by Galbabhai Nanjibhai Patel Charitable Trust. Galbabhai was founder of Banas dairy. Speaking on this occasion, Nitin Patel said, prior to 1995 there were...Read More

At Banas Dairy AGM, Shankar Chaudhary shares details of future projects and initiatives

July 04, 2018

Palanpur:  Speaking in annual general meeting of Banas Dairy, Chairman Shankarbhai Chaudhary today sharing the details on upcoming public hospital and medical college initiative said the hospital will belong to farmers and cattle rearers. Chaudhary said, 'Medical Council of India has given approval to only one 700-bed medical college that belongs to farmers and cattle rearers. The hospital will be tribute in true sense to Galbakaka who established Banas Dairy.' He said the government ...Read More

Shankar Chaudhary reelected unopposed as Banas Dairy’s Chairman for second term

June 04, 2018
Shankar Chaudhary reelected unopposed as Banas Dairy’s Chairman for second term

Palanpur: Shankar Chaudhary and Mavjibhai Desai were reelected unopposed on the posts of Chairman an Vice Chairman of Asia's largest Banas dairy today in the meeting of board of directors. This will be the second 2.5 years term for Chaudhary and Desai. Rs 8,263 crore turnover, daily 65 lakh milk collection, valued added milk products, Banas daan cattle feed production, better renumeration to milk producers compared to other dairies even in slow-down period, 24 lakh milk pouch sell in last...Read More