Mr. J.K.Govindnarayan Sarda (present Managing Partner), youngest son of Late Sri Jugal Kishore Sarda, completed his B.Com and joined Sri Balaji Rice Mill in 1984 and worked along with his father in various activities of the rice mill. He took the initiative of installing new modern dryer and boiler in 1995. Again in 2001, the rice mill section was modernized with the then latest Miltech whiteners and polishers. In the year 2008, after an extensive survey, a 7-8 TPH fully automated Buhler Plant, along with Sortex, 40 Tons SKF’s Stainless Steel Double Dryer were installed. In the year 2015, SBRM was the first Rice Mill in Karnataka to install the Sortex S6, world’s most advanced Color Sorter for Rice, which further improved on the quality of the final rice.