New Delhi, 5th February  2018: Mr. Rajesh Aggarwal & his likeminded people have formed a club circle whose one of the objective is to help the needy section of the society. In its first initiative it has organized a program to distribute school bags and other study material to poor children and support an old age home called AASTHA at Najafgarh by donating necessary items like almirah, tables and chairs for the benefit of the elderly living there.

It also made a significant contribution to North Delhi Municipal Corporation to match government’s contribution for construction of new toilets in NDMC area for better sanitation and health of the people. The program was attended by Mr. Tilaj Raj Kataria, Chairman of North Delhi Municipal Corporation standing committee, who accepted the contribution on the behalf of NDMC.  

 “Since we also share Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of clean and healthy populace, we decided to match government’s contribution as donation for construction and up keep of toilets so that there is better sanitation and hygiene in the area. Apart from that, we have also tried to help the school kids belonging to the disadvantaged section of the society and elderly who live in old age home in the area”, said Mr. Rajesh Aggarwal, founder member of Club Circle and Managing Director, Insecticides (India) Limited.

“We are trying out bets to improve the sanitation and hygiene scenario in our area. This contribution from Club Circles is significant and will help us in our endeavor. All the donation will soon be deployed in construction of new toilets as well as for upkeep of the existing ones,” said Mr. Tilak Raj Kataria, Chairman of North Delhi Municipal Corporation Standing Committee.  

A few other dignitaries attended the programme which was held at Keshav Bhawan, Shalimar Bagh.

About Insecticides (India) Ltd

 Insecticides (India) Ltd. (IIL), a BSE & NSE Listed company is India’s leading and one of the top 10 Indian agrochemicals manufacturing company. IIL has emerged as a front-line performer in India’s crop care market with a top line of Rs 1107.38 crore in 2016-2017.

 The company is growing at a robust pace this year. The company owns the prestigious Tractor Brand which is highly popular among the farmers. This umbrella brand of its agro products signifies the company’s deep connection with the farming community. Company has a product range of more than 100 products and the largest selling brands of IIL include Lethal, Victor, Thimet, Nuvan, Monocil, Xplode, Mycoraja, Pulsor and Hakama. The company launched a new herbicide, Green Label which is being manufactured in India for the first time for the benefit of Indian farmers last year.

 The company has a technical and marketing MoU with American Vanguard Corporation (AMVAC), USA, to manufacture and market “Thimet” & “Nuvan”, leading international agro chemical brands. IIL also has a proud tie-up with the Japanese company, Nissan Chemicals and are marketing their two products Pulsor & Hakama in India.  Last year, the company has tied-up with Momentive, USA and launched AgroSpred* Max in India, which is a silicone based super spreader, that will help farmers to increases the efficacy of agrochemicals.  The company also tied up with Nihon Nohyaku Co., Ltd. Japan for two products SUZUKA and HAKKO.

 This year company has launched its innovative biological product for improving the health of the soil called as Kayakalp, the soil energizer which has received a overwhelming response in all parts of the country. 

 The Company has state-of-the-art formulation facilities at Chopanki (Rajasthan), Samba & Udhampur (Jammu & Kashmir) and Dahej (Gujarat). IIL also has 2 technical synthesis plants at Chopanki and Dahej to manufacture technical grade chemicals such as Lambda cyhalothrin, Bifenthrin, Thiamethoxam, Diafenthuron, Dichlorvos, Gyphosate, Atrazine, Imazethapyr, Bisyribac Sodium, sulfosulfuron, Thiaphenate Methyl, Myclobutanil, Metalxyl etc. providing the competitive edge by backward integration.

 In 2014, for the first time in India, IIL has set up a product discovery R&D centre in JV with OAT Agrio, JAPAN. It plans to invent 2-3 new agrochemical molecules in five years of time.

 IIL Foundation is an initiative by Insecticides (India) Limited which works closely with Indian farmers to impart knowledge regarding modern agricultural practices and techniques. IIL Foundation has also signed a MoU with ICAR-IARI to impart knowledge to farmers in villages of Hapur district in UP.