“NR Group’s Rakshit Shastry qualifies for 60th National Shooting Championship”.

NR Group’s Rakshit Shastry qualifies for 60th National Shooting Championship

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Mysuru, October 5, 2016:  Rakshit Shastry, an employee of NR Group manufacturer of India’s largest and the only Certified Carbon Neutral agarbathi, qualified for 60th National Shooting Championship after winning National Qualification and South Zone championship in Madurai. Rakshit Shastry is ranked 3rd in South India amongst 600 participants.  The young IT analyst will be participating in the national event of 10mts Air Pistol and 50mts Free Pistol, organized by the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) at the Belewadi stadium in Pune.


 It is a proud moment for NR group where a member of the organization has climbed the ladders of success with his fine talent along with achieving excellence in his profession. “I would like to dedicate the medals to my company who believed in me and gave complete support to win these medals”, said Rakshit Shastry.


Commenting on Rakshit’s accomplishment, Mr. Arjun Ranga, Managing Director of Cycle Pure Agarbathies said, “Our organization takes immense pride on this achievement of Rakshit, he has done a commendable job. Rakshit is a multitalented employee and has lot of potential in him. For his upcoming championship, our support and good wishes are with him. ”


Rakshit Shastry is a multitalented employee of NRH Mysuru, who keeps sharp eye for the target. The lad has won several awards in Karate, Swimming, Badminton and Table-Tennis, he happens to be a sketch artist and a regular blogger as well.  Rakshit holds a formal degree in BE (Mechanical) and M.Tech (Product Design).


About Cycle Pure Agarbathies

The leading manufacturer and exporter of agarbathi, has always nurtured an eco-friendly approach in all its endeavors. Cycle Pure Agarbathies is the only agarbathi company in India   certified as the Carbon Neutral Manufacturer by the UK-based The Carbon Neutral Company – the leading provider of carbon reduction solutions in the World.   A champion of environment friendly practices, the company has set up re-cycle corrugated boxes at relevant units and ensures the usage of natural ingredients that are IFRA certified aroma materials and are not harmful to the environment or health. Cycle Pure Agarbathies has an array of agarbathies in the premium category: Rhythm, Woods, Flute and Three-in-One are the marquee brands. Heritage Agarbathi is its latest offering. For more information on the Group, please visit http://www.nrgroup.co.in/


About NR Group

The Mysuru-based NR Group was founded by Shri N. Ranga Rao in 1948. A true visionary and philanthropist, Shri. Ranga Rao created the ubiquitous Cycle Pure Agarbathies which has today become the largest selling agarbathi stick brand in the world. From a home-grown enterprise, NR Group has evolved into a successfully run business conglomerate with established presence in India and abroad. The Group has diversified into various business categories like manufacturing of functional air care products (Lia brand of room fresheners and car-fresheners), wellness home fragrance products (IRIS) under Ripple Fragrances and floral extracts (NESSO). The Group is committed towards its social responsibilities and fulfils them through its charity arm ‘NR Foundation’. NR Group today is managed by the third generation of the Ranga family. For more information on NR Group, please visit http://www.nrgroup.co.in/


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