By: Vijay Kumar Verma, Group Editor-ICN World
SHIMLA : SJVN commemorated its 34th Raising Day today at its Corporate Headquarters at Shimla and at all its Project Offices in the states of Himachal, Uttarakhand, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Bihar and in neighboring countries viz Nepal and Bhutan. At the Corporate office, the Company Flag was unfurled by the Chairman and Managing Director Nand Lal Sharma in august presence of Director (Personnel) Smt. Geeta Kapur, Director (Finance) A.K. Singh and Director (Electrical) Sushil Kumar Sharma. Keeping in view the MHA guidelines of social distancing employees were connected through electronic means.
Nand Lal Sharma, while addressing through virtual platform, stated that presently the whole world is facing the COVID-19 challenge and in view of the strict government guidelines, this year SJVN is not organizing any ceremonial activity.
Nand Lal Sharma asserted that at present SJVN is working on ten projects simultaneously and this has resulted in added responsibilities for each employee. He exhorted all the employees to be accountable & responsible for these added responsibilities and to ensure that these projects are completed within scheduled timelines without any cost overruns.
Nand Lal Sharma informed that a series of steps have been taken to support the governments of States and Centre, in battle against COVID-19. These steps include procurement of ventilators & Cold Chain Equipments, Personal Protection Equipments (PPEs), food, masks, sanitizers and gloves etc.
Sharma congratulated all the employees of SJVN and advised them to take specific actions with speed and a sense of urgency to translate into action the shared vision of SJVN. He emphasized to all employees that they & their family members must Stay Safe & Healthy while strictly following Covid appropriate behaviors and directions of Governments.