RP GOENKA

  • West Bengal: Mamata renames streets in Kolkata April 30, 2013

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday renamed seventeen streets in the metropolis after legendary personalities from the world of industry, arts, music and others. The streets were given new names after RP Goenka, Pandit Ravi Shankar, Ram Manohar Lohia, Uttam Kumar, Ustad Hafiz Ali Khan Saheb, Debabrata Biswas...
  • President condoles demise of Rama Prasad Goenka April 15, 2013

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday condoled the death of Rama Prasad Goenka, and said the nation has lost a leading industrialist and distinguished personality. In his condolence message to Goenka's wife Sushila, the President said, "Goenka was an industrialist whose contribution to the establishment of various industrial and...
  • Industrial Rama Prasad Goenka dies after a brief illness April 14, 2013

    Kolkata: Industrialist Rama Prasad Goenka, better known as RP Goenka, died early Sunday morning at his residence in Kolkata after a brief illness, family sources said. He was 83. He is survived by his wife Sushila and sons Harsh Vardhan and Sanjiv. RP Goenka was the eldest son of Keshav Prasad...