CHANDIGARH,17.07.21-Mr R M Khanna, Past Chairman (2010 – 11) of the Confederation of Indian Industry, Northern Region passed away today morning. He was a first generation entrepreneur and was the Managing Director of Stanley Engineering Pvt Ltd.

Mr Khanna has been closely associated with CII, and has held many positions at the state, regional and national level. He was the first ever Chairman of CII Northern Region hailing from Chandigarh.

Mr Khanna played an instrumental role in getting the CII Northern Region Headquarters in Chandigarh which was recently awarded 2nd rank in Swachh Survekshan 2021 amongst office buildings in Chandigarh.

Mr Abhimanyu Munjal, Chairman, CII Northern Region, said, “We are saddened to learn about the demise of Mr R M Khanna. CII Northern Region has lost a powerful force and industry stalwart. CII Northern Region has had the benefit of his visionary thoughts and guidance from time to time on policy matters to move industry in a progressive way. His business acumen helped drive the industry in the region. His style of functioning included innovative ideas and strong engagement with all in a consensual manner.”