Sambalpur: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), a subsidiary of Coal India Limited, on 31 Oct, 2018 received Central Vigilance Commission’s Vigilance Excellence Award-2018 for ‘Excellent Contribution’ in the category of “Best Institutional Practice for Fighting Corruption”.
MCL’s Director (Finance) Mr KR Vasudevan and Chief Vigilance Officer Mr Munawar Khursheed, IRPF, received this prestigious award from Mr Ram Nath Kovind, His Excellence the President of India, at a function in Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.
Officers and staff shared the joy of winning this national award and witnessed the award ceremony, which was telecasted live by the national broadcaster.
MCL, a leading coal producing company in the country, has also been pioneer in introducing Information Technology-based initiatives, like 3DTLS, Geo-fencing of coalfields, GPS-based vehicle monitoring, etc. to set highest standards of transparency in business operations.