Bhubaneswar (OdishaLIVE Bureau): GMR Kamalanga Energy Limited (GKEL) celebrated the 71th Independence Day at its plant premises. Mr. Ramesh R Pai, Chief Operating Officer (COO), unfurled the National Flag after receiving the guard of honour from RAXA security marshals and Fire Personnel.
Greeting employees & workers, Mr. Pai said, “We are indebted to the leaders who sacrificed their everything to get our freedom and we have a responsibility as a corporate citizen to bring positive change and we are committed for the growth and prosperity of our region.”
“We have taken up many initiatives for the welfare of the Employees, Workers and all other Stakeholders. Installation of a Bio-digester and segregation of Waste is a move aimed at environment protection.” Pai said.
Prizes were distributed to security and fire personnel for their bravery and achievements during the year.
In order to encourage girl education, scholarships were distributed to meritorious girl students of Class-X and Class-VII pass-outs of Kamalanga and Mangalpur Panchayat in Dhenkanal district.
GMR Varalakshmi DAV Public School hoisted the tricolour at its school ground followed by various cultural programs. Mrs Sandhya Pai, President, Pragati Ladies Club and Mr. Ramesh R Pai, COO, GKEL felicitated the students who passed out in 10th Standard from the School in flying colours.
GKEL dignitaries present on the occasion included Mr. Srijit Mishra, Head-HR & FMS, Mr. Hardeep Singh, Unit Head -Raxa Securities, Mr. P Raghunath, Head-Operation, Mr. Raja S, Head- Contract & Procurement, Mr Arun Kumar CH, Head-AHP & CHP, Mr. Siripurapu Naidu, Head-Ethics & Intelligence, Mr. Dillip Sethy, Manager-Fire & Mr. Ritesh Gupta, Manager-FMS.