NLC felicitated for accomplishing and being part of Swachh Bharat

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By Sarkaritel November 4, 2015 07:16

NLC felicitated for accomplishing and being part of  Swachh Bharat


Sarat Kumar Acharya, CMD, NLC being honoured by Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Union Minister of State with Independent Charge for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy in the presence of Shri Anil Swarup, Scretary, Ministry of Coal            at “ Felicitation Ceremony” for the Successful completion of construction of school toilets under Swach Bharat Abhiyan  held at Air force Auditorium

Sarat Kumar Acharya, CMD, NLC being honoured by Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Union Minister of State with Independent Charge for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy in the presence of Shri Anil Swarup, Scretary, Ministry of Coal at “ Felicitation Ceremony” for the Successful completion of construction of school toilets under Swach Bharat Abhiyan held at Air force Auditorium

New Delhi, Nov 02 Neyveli Lignite Corporation  for  its  commendable performance in completing the target of  construction of 1414 toilet blocks in various schools of Tamil and  Rajasthan States within stipulated timeframe was  felicitated byShri Piyush Goyal,   Hon’ble Minister of State for Coal, Power and New & Renewable energy  during the “ Felicitation Ceremony” for the Successful completion of construction of school toilets under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan  held at Air force Auditorium , New Delhi on 02/11/2015.

On  this Occasion Shri. S.K .Acharya CMD, NLC  along with Shri. Rakesh Kumar, Director Finance, Shri. N.Muthu, Executive Director (HR), and officials from CSR cell of NLC were honoured with a certificate of appreciation by Hon’ble Minister.

“Clean India Movement” (Swachh Bharat Abhiyan), was launched on 2nd October, 2014 by our Hon’ble Prime Minister. Under this scheme, Swachh Bharat Abhiyan , construction of toilet blocks in schools, especially for girls students have been taken up by one and all under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

The Ministry was committed to construct a total of 1 Lac Toilets in Government Schools within one year. The programme was launched countrywide on 2nd October 2014 by the participating CPSUs namely NTPC, REC, PGCIL, PFC, NHPC, SJVNL, THDC, NEEPCO, CIL, NLC and IREDA.

NLC was given a target of 1274   toilets in the states of (1130 toilets 635 Schools in Tamil Nadu and144 Toilets in 77 Schools in  Rajasthan), by the Ministry of Human Resource Development,  for a total estimate  of Rs.26.82 Crores within Scheduled date of August’2015. NLC exceeded the target constructing additional toilets numbering 140, and the total being 1414. Out of this, 1270 toilets were constructed in 635 Schools in 30 Districts of Tamil Nadu  and 144 toilets in 77 schools of  Rajasthan in two Districts. The total awarded value is about Rs.39 Crores , under CSR budget (each  toilet costing about Rs.2.70 Lakhs).

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel November 4, 2015 07:16