NLC celebrated its 60th Raising Day with festivity and enthusiasm by recalling historical occasion, 20th of May 1957, the day NLC’s mining operations were commenced by the then Prime Minister of India Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. Shri Sarat Kumar Acharya , CMD, NLC the chief guest of the occasion commenced the celebration by hoisting the NLC flag in the presence of the former CMD’s of NLC , Shri M.P Narayanan, Shri A.K. Sahay, Shri S. Jayaraman and Shri J.N Prasanna Kumar, at the lawns of Lignite Hall, Block-11.
In his address, Shri Sarat Kumar Acharya recalled the relentless efforts and contributions of the earlier stalwarts and the former CMD’s who graced the occasion, for the NLC’s success in all fronts. He expressed his gratitude to all predecessors for being part of NLC’s growth path.
The former CMD’s of NLC Shri M.P Narayanan, Shri A.K. Sahay, Shri S. Jayaraman and Shri J.N Prasanna Kumar, in their felicitations, recalled their tenure. They praised the employees of NLC for their commitment and strengths by quoting various incidents where they rose to the occasion and solved many problems with generous efforts and dedication in grave situations. They appreciated the present management’s vision and mission for the growth of the organization and urged present management to take decisions to increase operational efficiency to match changing business dynamics. They appealed employees to accept change initiatives according to organizational needs for further growth and survival. They praised various initiatives like Swachh Bharath, Water Management, Afforestation initiatives and commendable CSR activities of the organization.
Earlier, To mark the occasion all former CMD‘s launched various initiatives like Up graded Web Portal Of NLC, Jalparyapta, a water management scheme to ensure the water reserves, Earmarked the New Site to construct 130 MW Solar Power plant through Digital portal and Swachh Bharath Rally (importance of Cleanliness) with NLC school Children.
Functional Directors Shri Rakesh Kumar, Shri Subir Das, Shri V.Thangapandian, Shri.P Selvakumar and Executive Directors graced the occasion.
Shri N. Muthu, ED, HR welcomed the gathering and Shri M. Karthikeyan, GM/TA rendered vote of thanks. Large number of senior officials, employees, representatives of Trade unions and Associations attended the programme with great enthusiasm and cherished various cultural programmes presented NLC CISF unit and wards of WIPS members.
All Unit heads of Mines, Thermal Power Stations and Administrative offices hoisted NLC flags at respective units.
IndianBureaucracy.com wishes NLC the very best on the 60th Raising Day.