New Delhi: The General Body meeting of Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Ltd. (TRIFED) was held on 25th May 2018 in which the 11th Board of Directors was reconstituted and the Office Bearers were elected unanimously. Shri Ramesh Chand Meena was elected as the Chairperson and Smt. Pratibha Brahma was elected as the Vice Chairperson of TRIFED.
MD TRIFED, Shri Pravir Krishna, welcomed the new members and expressed the hope that with the new leadership, TRIFED will continue its march on the road to tribal empowerment.
Addressing the Officers of TRIFED, Shri Ramesh Chand Meena, Chairperson thanked the Minister of Tribal Affairs, Mr. Jual Oram, for reposing confidence in him and urged the officers to leave no stone unturned, to carry forward various programs for tribal development in the true spirit and vision as envisioned by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. He expressed his hope that coordinated efforts of the Board and Officers of TRIFED will bring about the change that is needed to propel the forest-based rural economy on the high path of growth and development.
The new Board of Directors committed to taking forward the vision of TRIFED of overall development for tribal people of India through sustainable and comprehensive marketing support of their products and achieving convergence and coherence with other development partners working in this field to enhance their income and improve the quality of their life.