Siddipet-Warangal Rd, Bhimadevarapalli, Telangana 505497

Testimonials

"I am feeling very much rewarded for coming and seeing cooperative concept so well administered that it can be a model to not only the cooperative movement but to the administrators & managers all over the Country

Sri. Krishna Kanth - Governor of Andra Pradesh

"Ye Mulkanoor Nahi Hai... Ye Mulk ka Noor Hai "
"This is not Mulkanoor, it is light of Nation"


P.N.Haksar - Deputy Chairman, planning Commission

A dream fulfilled a mind boggling exercise in cooperative its fruits. A cooperative with a vision and a mission aimed at uplifting the lives of people.
Only wish we could replicate this model in other areas of the state see the same smiles on our Sri Shakthi.


ESL Narsimhan - Governor, Andhra Pradesh

I am happy to see the enthusiasm & sincerity of purpose in the functioning of this bank.The necessaries of the rural people are looked after with care and attention & all the resources are mobilized this study growth which is also healthy & backed by popular support & comprehensive procreative gives us great inspiration. I wish the institution all success

Marri Chenna Reddy - Panchayati Raj Minister, Govt. of A.P

There is an imperative need to give new fillip to the Cooperative movement and help extend sustainable efforts in employment and poverty alleviation besides providing support to the weaker section of the society. It is also important to know that the MWCD MS Ltd., is striving in this direction with dedication.

Dr. Y.S. Rajashekhara Reddy - Chief Minister, Govt. of A.P

It was a total study tour and the Cooperative setup in the state.
if it follows the Mulkanoor way shall be a farmers revival and golden day as the farmers shall return.


N. Kiran Kumar Reddy - Speaker, A.P Legislative Assembly

This institution has demonstrated that cooperatives can help in ensuring that our marginalized people can work wonders when the instruments of development are placed in their hands.

In every successful grass roots cooperative members must trust their leaders. Trust is the most cost effective way to manage cooperatives. It is built on the demonstrations of entrepreneurship, transparently honestly and commitment to the concept of trusteeship. These traits were ably demonstrated by the late Sri A.K. Vishwanatha Reddy the founder President.

A strong member controlled cooperative movement provide a foundation on which a strong India can built development in not only a matter of technology it is a matter of building institution.

Dr. V. Kurien - (Father of Milk Revolution, INDIA)

Cooperative institutions are more relevant today in the context of socio- economic development of rural masses, especially the farming community.
The role being played by MWCD MS in this direction and the significant contribution made by it for the development of cooperative movement hardly needs to be emphasizes.
The society is a shining example in the realms of successful cooperatives, not only in the state of A.P. but also in the whole country.


Sri Chandrapal Singh Yadav - NCUI President

There is an imperative need to give new fillip to the Cooperative movement and help extend sustainable efforts in employment and poverty alleviation besides providing support to the weaker section of the society. It is also important to know that the MWCD MS Ltd., is striving in this direction with dedication.
In an otherwise gloomy scenario. The Mulkanoor Cooperative Society stands out and is a shining example of how honest and committed leadership, free from undue government control, could make the difference and will continue to be the harbinger of development in its area of operation.

Sri Jayaprakash Narayan - National Coordinator, Lok Satta

I had the privilege of meeting and discussing with the Founder-President of the societ -y. Late Sri Algireddy Kashi Viswanatha Reddy garu. I was overtaken by a sense of pride in the fact that, a so called backward area is capable of producing rural leadership that is rated amongst the best in the word in terms of commitment to rural development and the betterment of the rural poor, organizational abilities, personal integrity and adherence to the highest values of a democratic and just society. Ever since then I have been groping to find out how the Mulkanoor model of Cooperative Movement can be replicated on a wider scale in the country.

Sri Ch. Hanumantha Rao - Former Member, Planning Commission of India

Highly inspired by the efforts and success of the society.
It is a role model for others. If at all villages have such committed cooperative societies, India will change for better. It is one stop answer to all needs and aspirations of farmers.
The villages are lucky to have such visionary founder and followed by the President, Shri A. Praveen Reddy, Hats off!




Dr. M.V. Rao - (IAS), NIRD, Director General, (IAS), Hyderabad

It was a pleasure to visit the bank and the society. They are doing all activities in the spirit of cooperative principles. I wish them all success in their Endeavour.

Vasudha Mishra - IAS, Managing Director, NCDC, New Delhi

Cooperatives build a better world. Saw and see it happen at Mulkanoor.

Jorrit Jorrivsama - Chairman Rabo Foundation, Netherlands

We have learned a lot from you. We are in the process of implementing similar initiatives in south Africa.

Lief Venter - CRI CDP South Africa

The success of the village is its members was only because of their hard working & commitment towards their villagers & their future. I really accept that with united we stand expression input into reality in this village & society.

Hajathulla Fazly - National Capacity Development advisor, UNDP, Afghanistan

We visited this society along with 107 officers who are recruited directly as assistants in CSS. The presentation showed a very effective and impressive growth of this society. The way it has benefitted the public and the drastic change it has brought a sea change in the lives of people from poverty to becoming self sufficient. The system of loaning and credit grants to the public is very systematic and contributing to its consistent success.

Mrs. Manisha Bhatnagar - Deputy Director, Institute of Secretariat Training & Management, New Delhi

Your cooperative is an excellent project initiated by your own people we have learnt so much lesson from our visit. We look forward to copy and implement it in our country.

Vgyen Wangdi - Member of parliament, National Assembly of Bhutan

Your cooperative is an excellent project initiated by your own people we have learnt so much lesson from our visit. We look forward to copy and implement it in our country.

V. Usha Rani - Commissioner and Director, Agriculture Govt. of A.P.

This cooperative is very impressive and good model we have gained a lot that we can take back home from the experiences shared to us. We really want to say that the government has to take initiative to scale up this throughout the country.

Bahiru Haile - National Programme Manager, RUFIP Development Bank of Ethopia

This cooperative is very impressive and good model we have gained a lot that we can take back home from the experiences shared to us. We really want to say that the government has to take initiative to scale up this throughout the country.

Bhatti Vikramarka Mallu - MLA, Govt. Chief Whip A.P. legislative Assembly Congress party (INC)

It is a great pleasure to see an organization operating successfully, still developing & with such a positive atmosph- ere.

Graham Ditch - Senior Agri business specialist, World Bank

Our visit was a unique opportunity for Carmel Veterinary and Animal Science students to learn about farm based economic systems and micro credit in Mulkanoor we were impressed at how this cooperative served as an engine driving agricultural and economic development in your community.

Poul Cove - DVM Carmel University college of Agriculture and Life Science, America

"For us coming from Europe it is wonderful to see what opportunities the farmers in this rural area have and how they actively participate in it to suit their purpose"

Sumita Budsey - Germany and Sirpa Pirinea, Finland, International exchange programme for social workers

Our visit was a unique opportunity for Carmel Veterinary and Animal Science students to learn about farm based economic systems and micro credit in Mulkanoor we were impressed at how this cooperative served as an engine driving agricultural and economic development in your community.

Sylvain Barrete - Programme officer, Development international Desjardin

Four years I have heard and read about Mulkanoor Cooperative as the beacon of hope for the cooperative ideal. It is truly inspiring to be here and see your work in action.

Ynn Bennetly - Senior Antyhrapolistst and Rodrigo, A. Chavez, Financial Economist World Bank

I am extremely happy to visit this great institution which is doing great service to the farmers of this area.I am also extremely happy to note that this has become the "Mecca" for cooperative movement not only in this stat( but for people all over the country.II hope this wonderful effort would be continues with the same spirit with which it was first established.

M. Shashidhar Reddy - Minister for Environment, A.P.

What we have seen today reinforces our faith in community grass roots efforts bearing fruits in solving of the major problems of the third world where there has been persistence of petty production. What has been achieved by MWCD is remarkable. This example needs to be widely disseminated and could serve as emulation for others.

D. Narsimha Reddy - Professor of Economics, University of Hyderabad

A cooperative enterprise is the best form of economic organization which would avoid the ills and weaknesses of private enterprises and state sector. The success of a cooperative enterprise depends on the quality of leadership and members. I am delighted to visit Mulkanoor Rural Bank which has combined all the qualities of a true cooperative.

P. Kotaiah - Chairman, NABARD, Bombay

Mulkanoor is the shining example of how people's economic power can be built up thorough cooperation. It has been a very interesting and satisfying experience for me to visit the cooperative and learn about its activities.

Georage KUTTIKAL - Field Consultant, India, Canadian Cooperative Association

I had heard a great deal about Mulkanoor Cooperative this most one of the very few successful experiments in the field of cooperatives and many cooperatives can learn from it Mr. Vishwanatha Reddy has provided an excellent leadership and direction to the society.

PM Shingi - Prof. Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

I had heard a great deal about Mulkanoor Cooperative this most one of the very few successful experiments in the field of cooperatives and many cooperatives can learn from it Mr. Vishwanatha Reddy has provided an excellent leadership and direction to the society.

Mr. M.M. Vyas - General Manager, The Gujarat State Cooperative Bank Ltd., Ahmedabad

The Mulkanoor Multi Cooperative has discovered the secret of triggering off this great discovery. And shown to many other organizations and individuals. What real catalysis is in the field of rural development.
Anyone who talks of delivery systems should come here to learn about India in the villages where its fertilize and the meaning of self help

Mohan Kanda- IAS, Registrar of Cooperative Societies, AP

At last I have witnessed with my own eyes the many good things said about the Mulkanoor Cooperative Rural Bank Ltd., the consistent efforts and dedication of the leaders under Mr. Vishwanatha Reddy have yielded united efforts of the basic communities is mastering their own development through Mulkanoor cooperative organization. The spirits are alive!

Robby Tudus - Asia Training Advisor, Cooperative Development Foundation of Canada

I appreciate the opportunity to see what can be accomplished when the true principles of Cooperation are applied with vision & leadership.

Bruce Thokdaks - Executive Director, Cooperative Union of CANADA/ Cooperative Development Foundation, Canada

I am happy to visit the Mulkanoor Cooperative Society I have heard a great about it. It is indeed a very wonderful society.A success story well translated under the able guidance of Shri Vishwanatha Reddy is an example to all Cooperative ventures.
My congratulation to the able management which sets an example all over the country.

Prof. G. Ram Reddy - Vice Chancellor, Osmania University, Hyderabad

On seeing the style of work of the bank, providing services to the villages people, I have not only enjoyed but also feeling worthy about the suggestions and advices given for the development of the cooperative societies.
I am thinking with enthusiasm to reconstruct the cooperative sector by taking your bank as role model.

K. Jana Reddy - Minister for Agriculture Cooperation, A.P.,

A sterling example a monument of what selfless and dynamic leadership can do and build. A refreshing contrast to general conditions that prevail elsewhere.
We the SBH are indeed proud to be associated with a society of this kind.

Sri Kalyana Sundaram - Managing Director, State Bank of Hyderabad

I am very much impressed by the achievements of the Mulkanoor Cooperative society beautiful, well kept buildin¬gs, well equipped shops, functional tools and machines I appreciate the involvement genuine participation of the cooperativists. It is a pleasure to see, what a rural community working together, can achieve.

Dr. Rita Peteli - Ex. Project Officer of Swiss Development Cooperation

The Society as it exists today is the work of over twenty years. It has grown in to a gigantic size by Indian Standards size apart by sheer quality of service and cleanliness of record and reputation it has few equals. The villagers of 14 villages under its purview have shown separate loyalty which is a pre-requisite of all successful coops. It is my wish that many more of this type will spring up and many more families like the one of Vishwanatha Reddy will show devotion to the cause of the villages of the places of their bank. Man is the centre of all institutions and let us pray and hope that on coming generation will throw more and more men calibre, competence and dedication.

J. Ragotham Reddy - Vice Chancellor, A.P. Agril. University, Hyderabad

It was a privilege to visit Mulkanoor, particularly at the time of your Annual General Body meeting.
People the world over have the common hope that they will become masters of their own destiny.Mulkanoor is a demonstration and inspiration of a way by which it can be done.

Mr. OA Turnbull - Executive Director, Cooperative College, Canada

What NABARD has been dreaming about ideal cooperative set up in practically seen at Mulkanoor. There is a strong need to spread the message of Mulkanoor to other cooperatives in the state and also in the country. As late Sri P.N Haskar has commented it is indeed "hulk Ka Noor!"

P. Mohanaiah - Chief General Manager, NABARD, Hyderabad