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Hyderabad Alumni Association
of JNTU College of Engineering, Kakinada
(Regn. No. 1209/2006)

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Patron Profile


Sri SD Mrutyunjaya Rao

[1959, Mech]

Chairman & Managing Director,
Samkrg Pistons & Rings Limited

Awards & Achievements:

Engineer of the year "Bharat Ratna Sir M. Visveswaraya Award" for the year 1985 instituted by Institute of Engineers & Govt. of Andhra Pradesh.

FAPCCI Award - Best All Round Performance in Industrial Activity including Promotion/Expansion effort in the State for the year 2000.

FAPCCI Award - Best Marketing Performance for the year 2004-05.

Best Management Award for the year 2005.

Sir M. Visveswaraya Industrial Award for best performance in large & medium scale sector for the year 2003.

Achievement Award for the Commendable Performance for achieving the Quality & Delivery Targets for the year 2005-06 from Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (P) Ltd.

Vision of Self Reliance Technology Award for the year 2001.


Chairman & Managing Director, Samkrg Pistons & Rings Limited.

A plant is set up near Hyderabad (Bonthapally - Medak Dist.) for manufacture of Pistons & Piston Rings and employed about 600 people.

Also set up one plant in Srikakulam Dist. with a manpower of 450 people for the manufacture of Piston Rings.

Another plant for manufacture of Pistons at Arinama Akkivalasa employing about 475 people.

The industry is contributing for development of Automobile Industry in the Country and closely associated with ACMA, SIAM & CII.


He joined as apprentice engineer in Hyderabad Allwyn Metal Works and rose to the position of General Manager and then became Managing Director of Andhra Pradesh Scooters Limited, Hyderabad.


Married Puppala Saraswathi. The couple is blessed with 2 Sons and 2 Daughters. Both the Sons are Engineers and Daughters are Graduates.

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