13, Feb 2024
Merakii Group Shines as Exclusive Media Partner for World Vaishnav Convention 2024 Featuring Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Merakii Group, a prominent marketing communications agency, is proud to announce its success as the exclusive media partner for the World Vaishnav Convention 2024 organized by Gaudiya Mission. The convention, held from February 6th to 8th at Bharat Mandapam, Pragati Maidan in New Delhi, marked the 150th Birth Anniversary of Srila Bhakti Siddhanta Saraswati Goswami
Prabhupad. The event was graced by the presence of Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, who attended as the Chief Guest and launched the Commemorative Coin and Postal Stamp.

As the exclusive media partner, Merakii Group played a pivotal role in amplifying the reach of this historic event, capturing the essence of the spiritual celebration, and promoting the teachings of Srila Prabhupada to a global audience.

The convention, an annual gathering of Vaishnavism devotees worldwide, featured a series of events, including the launch of a commemorative coin and postal stamp, a Nagar Sankirtan Procession, spiritual discourses, cultural programs, and the soul-stirring Sri Harinam Sankirtan. Merakii Group’s strategic approach ensured extensive communications, reaching individuals from diverse backgrounds and contributing to the success of the convention.

“We are honored to have been the exclusive media partner for the World Vaishnav Convention 2024. The convention’s success is a testament to the dedication of the Gaudiya Mission and the inspiring legacy of Srila Prabhupada. We are proud to have played a role in spreading these profound teachings globally,” said Ms. Bhagyashree Singh, Director and CEO at Merakii Group.

Mr. Prithviraj Kasana, Director at Merakii Group, “Our partnership with Gaudiya Mission for the World Vaishnav Convention was a truly enriching experience. Being part of an event that celebrates spirituality, cultural heritage, and unity has aligned with our agency’s values. We are proud to have played a role in conveying the convention’s message to a global audience. ” In addition to its role as the media partner for the convention, Merakii Group remains committed to support initiatives that align with its values of community service and promoting positive change.

10, Jan 2024
Hikal Ltd and the Government of Gujarat ink MoU at Vibrant Gujarat Summit

Mumbai, 10th January, 2024: Hikal, the preferred long-term partner for leading global life sciences companies, and the Government of Gujarat have officially signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 27th December 2023 in Gandhinagar as part of the investment initiative for the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2024.

Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit, conceptualized in 2003 under the visionary leadership of Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India (the then Hon’ble Chief Minister of Gujarat), has today evolved as one of the most reputed global forums for business networking, knowledge sharing and strategic partnerships for inclusive growth and sustainable development. This “Tenth Edition” of Vibrant Gujarat will celebrate “20 Years of Vibrant Gujarat as the Summit of Success”. The event is structured to facilitate discussions, negotiations, and agreements in sectors such as energy, manufacturing, infrastructure, information technology, agriculture, healthcare, and more.

Under the terms of the MoU, Hikal Ltd invests INR 500 crores into the existing state-of-the-art fine chemical plant at Panoli, Gujarat. The Panoli plant stands out as the sole Hikal site encompassing all three business verticals—Pharma, Crop Protection, and Animal Health. This substantial investment aims not only to bolster Hikal’s dedication to innovation and sustainable growth but also to contribute to the industrial development of the region. Moreover, this investment is anticipated to create employment opportunities, with an expected generation of 400 jobs. This strategic move underscores Hikal’s continuous efforts to integrate seamlessly with the current investment landscape, marking a significant step in fostering development in the region.

The Government of Gujarat, in turn, pledges to facilitate Hikal Limited in obtaining the necessary permissions, registrations, approvals, and clearances from the concerned departments of the State.

On signing the MOU Mr. Kuldeep Jain, Chief Finance Officer, Hikal Ltd said, “We are delighted to forge this strategic alliance with the Government of Gujarat. The MoU underscores a joint commitment to fostering economic growth, facilitating innovation, and creating employment opportunities within the state. We are working towards the Honourable Prime Minister’s goal of Atmanirbhar Bharat by developing and manufacturing life science products for a self-reliant India. At Hikal Limited, we are dedicated to making significant contributions to the socio-economic development of the state. Our existing plant in Panoli, Gujarat, underscores our long-term commitment to Gujarat while upholding the highest standards of quality and sustainability.”

24, Nov 2023
Department of Fertilizers enlists Garuda Aerospace Kisan Drones across India as part of Vikshit Bharat Sankalp Yatra

24th November 2023; Chennai, India: Garuda Aerospace, India’s leading drone manufacturer, proudly announces its collaboration with the Department of Fertilizers in support of the Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra initiative. Flagged off by Honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 15th, Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra is a 60-day initiative aimed to spread awareness about the scheme and its advantages to citizens across rural and urban landscapes in 117 Tribal Districts which will expand to 691 districts across India. Garuda Kisan Drones will be deployed to conduct Demonstrations & raise awareness organized by the Department of Fertilizers & Garuda Aerospace Commenced 100 Kisan Drones

To ensure the Yatra’s success, Garuda Aerospace is closely working with National Fertilizers Limited (NFL), Madras Fertilizers Limited (MFL), The Fertilizers and Chemicals Travancore Limited (FACT), Brahmaputra Valley Fertilizer Corporation Limited (BVFCL), Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd. (GSFC), and Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilizers Limited (RCF).

Garuda Aerospace Drone

Garuda Aerospace will educate farmers about the agricultural drone through specially designed IEC (Information, Education, and Communications) vans which will travel through the Gram Panchayats, thus spreading awareness. Showcasing major schemes, Garuda Aerospace’s IEC Vans are customized to enable seamless information dissemination through audio-visuals, brochures, pamphlets, booklets, standees, etc in Hindi as well as local languages. The branded IEC vans will also present the company’s national, state, and district-level milestones and achievements.

Garuda Aerospace’s qualified, licensed, and experienced drone pilots will operate state-of-the-art agricultural drones throughout the yatra. An open Q&A session with experts from Garuda Aerospace will also make way for two-way communication and engagement with farmers thereby clarifying doubts and addressing concerns that they may have about drone technology in the agriculture sector.


Speaking on the company’s role in Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra, Agnishwar Jayaprakash, Founder and CEO, Garuda Aerospace said, “We are not merely introducing technology; we are ushering in a new era for Indian agriculture. Drones have the potential to transcend conventional boundaries, offering not just efficiency and cost-effectiveness, but a sustainable future for our farmers. We are thrilled to be a part of the Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra, as it aligns perfectly with our mission to bring transformative technology to the agricultural sector. Through this initiative, we envision not just participation, but a partnership in progress. Our commitment is not just to innovation but to empowering the backbone of our nation – our farmers.”

Garuda Aerospace continues to play a pivotal role in bridging the gap between technological innovation and on-the-ground agricultural practices. By actively engaging with farmers and addressing their concerns, Garuda Aerospace aims to foster a collaborative environment that promotes the sustainable adoption of drone technology in Indian agriculture