-B Swaminathan

Panjim/Kochi, Dec 16: With the national IT federation appealing to the partners across the country to refrain from purchasing the IT products from Dec. 15, the members of the associations of Goa and Kerala met the national distributors and submitted proposals to bring in price equality.

Goa Association

Goa Association

“Goa Information Technology Business Association met up with all national distributors in Goa and handed them a letter informing about Purchase bundh. All members doing direct ND and OEM billing have promised to support the association in this,” said Sudeer Prabhu.

President B M Prabhudesai briefed members about the importance of taking part in the bandh. Sudeer also said that the association had a meeting with all the national distributors including Redington, Ingram Micro, Iris and Savex.

Kerala partnersKerala partners

Taking a similar approach, the All Kerala IT association also visited the offices of the key distributors in the city and submitted a proposal on having a common price across the segments.