Press Release

Sep 25, 2019

N Ranga Rao and Sons

N Ranga Rao & Sons Pvt. Ltd. wins State Export Excellence Award 2016-2107 platinum category

Mysuru, September 25, 2019: N Ranga Rao & Sons Pvt. Ltd., the agarbathi to aerospace conglomerate, receives State Export Excellence Award 2016-2107 platinum category in the Small and Medium industries category, conducted by the Government of Karnataka. The Mysuru-based organisation is a member of District Industrial Centre and was nominated along with other top industrialists. The prestigious award which was facilitated by honorable CM, Sri B. S. Yediyurappa at the VidhanaSoudha in Bengaluru, was received by Mr. Dwarakanath, National Sales Manager, N Ranga Rao & Sons Pvt. Ltd.

Speaking about this achievement, Mr. Arjun Ranga, Partner, N Ranga Rao & Sons Pvt. Ltd. says, “We are privileged to receive this Excellence Award from the Government of Karnataka; this would not have been possible without the hard work and dedication of the entire team.We extend our gratitude to the Award selection committee under the chairmanship of the commissioner of industrial development and director of industries and commerce”

NR Group is the world’s largest manufacturers and exporters of agarbathi and homeworship products in the world. The agarbathi giant exports their world class quality product in more than 70 countries.

The award was handed to the organisation for their meritorious performance in one of Karnataka’s most coveted ceremonies. Through the State Export Excellence Awards, the state government makes a humble effort to recognize and award its member exporters for their outstanding performance in different export categories.

About NR Group

The Mysuru-based NR Group was founded by Shri N. RangaRao in 1948. A true visionary and philanthropist, Shri.Ranga Rao created the ubiquitous Cycle Pure Agarbathies which has today become the largest selling incense 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

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