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About AMK
About Us


Mr.A.M.Krishnasamy Gounder

His is the typical story that can be described by the adage "From rags to riches". From a humble farmer to a mill worker to an entrepreneur, his journey has being truly inspiring. Incepted in the year 1964, AMK Krishna Brand functions from Kangayam, a town in the Tirupur district of Tamil Nadu. Well known for its Rice, Ghee and Oil products, the mill was initially set up as Valarmathi Rice Mill.

AM Krishnasamy Gounder was an ingenious businessman, steadily growing his business to meet demands. To satisfy his customers’ requests, he began to sell the rice in 20 kilo bags. Today, it is not an exaggeration to say that AMK Krishna Idly Rice has almost become synonymous with the soft and delicious ‘Idly’ relished in many households of Tamil Nadu.


Mr.A.M.K. Durai Raj

In 1975 A.K.Durai Raj took over the organization to striving for greater market reach and better quality. Under his guidance, the company emerged as a key player in the domain of Agricultural industry. His vision to import hi-tech equipments and automating the process took Krishna Brands to newer heights. The company has shown a staggering growth in the rice industry under his charismatic leadership.

Managing Director

Mr.D.Arun Chandran

After years of successful operation, Durai Raj’s son, Arun Chandran, an engineering graduate, joined their eminent family business in 2007. Ever since then, he has been implementing his strategic visionary of promoting and marketing the Krishna Brands in national and international markets. He believes in intense networking with prominent dealers, wholesalers and retailers through which Krishna Brands can be distributed across the globe.

Our Brands

  • AMK Krishna
  • AMK Krishna Alayam Brand
  • AMK Krishna Avatar Brand
  • AMK Baby Krishna
  • AMK OSCAR Brand
  • AMK Kannan Brand
  • AMK Thamarai Krishna
  • AMK Hare Krishna Brand
  • AMK Tamilan Brand
  • AMK Gold
  • AMK Mr Idly