(Faridabad )NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company and a ‘Mini Ratna’ Category-I Enterprise of the Government of India celebrated India’s 74th Independence Day with great patriotic fervour and enthusiasm on 15th August 2020. The celebration began with the unfurling of National flag by Shri A.K. Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, NHPC and singing of National Anthem at NHPC Office Complex, Faridabad. Shri Ratish Kumar, Director (Projects), Shri Nikhil Kumar Jain, Director (Personnel), Shri M.K. Mittal, Director (Finance), Shri Y.K. Chaubey, Director (Technical) and Shri A.K. Srivastava, CVO were also present on the occasion along with other senior NHPC officers and employees. The celebrations were held following norms of social distancing in view of ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri A.K. Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, NHPC extended his greetings to the entire NHPC family and said that we should remember our freedom fighters and distinguished national leaders who gave their lives for the nation. He said that apart from power generation, NHPC is also ushering growth in the remotest part of the country through its CSR activities. He further appealed to everyone to jointly work as a team for the benefit of NHPC and the nation.
On this occasion, CMD, NHPC also presented a Certificate of Appreciation to the NHPC Medical Services Division and felicitated the ‘Corona Warriors’ sanitizing team for their outstanding contribution in fighting the current COVID 19 crisis at NHPC Corporate Office.