Platinum Jubilee Celebrations (Aug 9th 2003).
The Platinum Jubilee of the Andhra Chamber of Commerce was celebrated on Saturday August 9, 2003 at 5 P.M at Taj Coromandal Hotel, Nungambakkam High Road, Chennai-600 034. Officers of Central Government and State Government at Chennai, representatives of sister Chambers of Commerce, Diplomatic and Consular Officers at Chennai, leading industries from Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu, representatives of Door Dharshan, All India Radio & Media and a large number of Members were present.
President Sri C. Venkatachalam and Dr. V.L. Dutt, Former President and Chairman, Platinum Jubilee Celebration Committe receiving Hon. the Governor of Tamilnadu Sri P.S. Ramamohana Rao.
President Sri C. Venkatachalam Senior most Former President, Sri V.G.S.V. Prasad and Dr. V.L. Dutt, Former President and Chairman, Platinum Jubilee Celebrations Committee receiving the Hon. the Governor of Tamilnadu Sri P.S. Ramamohana Rao.
Hon. the Governor of Tamilnadu Sri P.S. Ramamohana Rao shaking hands with Sri D.Parthasarathy Reddy, Former President.
Honouring of Members who completed 50 years of sustained Membership Support.
In 1935 when the Rajah Saheb of Bobbili, then Chief Minister of Madras, agreed to provide for a seat to the Chamber on the Madras City Corporation in the Madras City Municipal Bill which was placed on the Statute Book that year. In 1936 the Chamber was given the right, jointly with the Madras Chamber of Commerce and the Southern India Chamber of Commerce to elect a common representative to the Madras City Excise Licensing Board.
The War Years – Representation of Chamber in various Forums:
Chamber's 83rd Anniversary Celebrations was held on August 17, 2010 at 6.30 P.M. at Southern Crown Hall , Hotel GRT Grand, Chennai. Chief Guest: Hon'ble Shri V. Vaithilingam, Chief Ministger, Government of Puducherry. The Chamber has honoured the following Members who have extended sustained Membership support to the Chamber for over 50 years:
The Chamber has also honoured the following Members who have been serving in the Executive Committee over 50 years: