Union Minister of Steel visits Modern Steels Chandigarh
The visit to the plant was part of Singh’s Punjab visit, where he interacted with various secondary steel producers
Chandigarh, December 23, 2021: Ramchandra Prasad Singh, Union Minister of Steel visited Modern Steels Ltd at Chandigarh and got an opportunity to see the electric arc furnace and associated facilities in operation and interacted with officials from the company.
The visit to the plant was part of Singh’s Punjab visit, where he interacted with various secondary steel producers. The Minister also visited the National Institute of Secondary Steel Technology (NISST) lab and R&D facilities also which is providing technical support and support in skill development.
During his visit, Singh also interacted with the management of the plant and was briefed about Arjas Steel’s vision for the region. He was briefed about alloy and micro-alloy steel and their multitude of applications, in the engineering and manufacturing sectors.”
Ramaswamy Visweswaran, MD, Arjas Modern Steel Private Limited said, “We are producing super alloy steels at this plant and doing our bit to reduce imports. In a small way we are making our country self-sufficient in this sector and contributing to PM Narendra Modi’s vision of Aatma Nirbhar Bharat.”