Angul: Jindal Steel & Power Ltd, Angul organized New Year Celebration Programme for its workers staying the Shramik Vihar Area of the Company on December 30, 2013. On the occasion, a new Cultural Stage was inaugurated by Mr. Dinesh Kumar Saraogi, Executive Director & Location Head of JSPL in Shramik Vihar . More than 5000 workers participated in this grand event that witnessed musical performance by Orchestra Party. Amongst others Mr. NS Rao, Executive Director (Projects); Dr. S.K. Mahapatra, Vice – President (HR) and Mr. B.B. Pradhan, Sr. GM (Personnel) were present on the occasion to motivate the workers.
Opening the Cultural Stage at the New Culture Centre of Shramik Vihar, Mr. Saraogi said, “Celebration of special events brings us closer and promotes brotherhood. This Cultural Stage should be utilizes by all the workers for their social and cultural events”. He thanked all the workers for their contribution in building one of the most beautiful steel plants of architecture and technological marvel in the world and appealed them for taking care of it perennially. “Safety should be our top priority . We should appreciate and sensitize ourselves more and more to adhere to safety norms,” he advised the workers.
Mr. N.S. Rao, ED (Projects) spoke on the importance of workers in taking the plant forward, and fulfilling the plans and projects ahead in the next year. While Dr. Mahapatra emphasized on the belongingness of the workers.
Mr. BB Pradhan, Sr. GM (Personnel) briefed about the facilities available at the New Culture Centre and emphasized on pro-active work culture and recalled the 12 success mantra of a worker/employee given by Mahatma Gandhi during 1918 in Ahamadabad while he was discussing with the textile workers.
The grand evening was concluded with an impressive music and song programme by a Orchestra Party from Bhubaneswar. The musical evening was started with a couple of devotional songs and followed by a mix of old and new melodious songs.
Workers in the Sharmik Vihar enjoyed this musical night and profusely thanked JSPL for the Cultural Stage . Mr. Ajay Kumar Satpathy along with his team coordinated the programme.