Kumara Mangalam Birla, the Chairman of Aditya Birla group and Chancellor of Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences (BITS) has met Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Nara Chandrababu Naidu and discussed the opportunities of the expansion of the Birla group business in Andhra Pradesh. Mr. Naidu asked the CS Satish Chandra to closely tract the mining lease of Birla’s Industry to be set up for Ultratech Cement in guntur district and get the industry start its operations as soon as possible.
The CM’s convoy which will be parked usually parked at the portico was moved away so that the Birla could be received right at the entrance from his car. The courtesy seems to be well returned, Mr.Birla agreed on the request of Mr.Naidu to set up the prestigious Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences ( BITS ) in Vizag after Pilani, Dubai and Hyderabad.
Mr.Birla who was happy with the vision of the AP state agreed to set up the Birla educational institutions which include the BITS and the Birla International School in Visakhapatnam and requested the CM to allot land for the respective institutions.