Barbil: The Barbil unit of Jindal Steel and Power Ltd. (JSPL) here on Wednesday observed 72nd Independence day with great pump and show. On the occasion, while 113 workers of the pellet plant were awarded for their dedication, 25 people from plant’s peripheral villages were felicitated for their contribution towards society.
Executive Vice President and Unit Head Shri Suresha G graced the event and unfurled the tricolor in the plant premises. On the occasion JSPL Chairman Shri Naveen Jindal’s Independence day message was read out in which he lauded efforts of the employees of Barbil unit for their remarkable contribution in meeting business expectations.
On the occasion Shri Suresha said, “We aspire for an India that is strong and self-reliant, a nation that maintains a steady pace of progress and an India that keeps scaling new heights. When dreams and efforts of everybody move in the right direction to attain desired goals, then nothing is unattainable”.
Addressing students of Jindal School at Soyabali, he advised them to dedicate themselves in nation-building exercise. He noted, “Today we require youngsters with lot of knowledge and energy to come forward and lead from the front”.
At the end of the event, 113 workers and employees of several departments of the plant were felicitated for their sincerity and hard work. Besides, as many as 25 people from peripheral villages including elders, village chiefs and retired teachers were felicitated for their invaluable contribution in building the society.
Among others EVP and Head (F&A) S.K. Agrawal, VP (Purchase, Mechanical Maintenance & Projects) Shri V.C.S. Rao and, VP (HR & ES) Shri B.B. Pradhan were present on the occasion.