The Government of India Navratna, NLC India Limited (NLCIL) has bagged the award for making an extremely valuable contribution in the implementation of the “Swachhta Hi Seva Programme”. Rakesh Kumar, CMD of NLCIL hailing the efforts of NLCIL in transforming the entire Neyveli into a plastic-free, clean and green campus, and announcing the “Swachhta Hi Seva 2019” Award.
The Swachhta Hi Seva Award was conferred to the following three units of NLCIL :
- Township Administration Office: First rank
- Thermal Power Station-1: Second rank
- Mines Sub-Stores: Third rank
About Swachhta Hi Seva programme:
The Swachhta Hi Seva programme, an initiative of the Swachch Bharat Mission, was launched by Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi in September 2019. NLCIL Implemented the programme in two phases: the first phase from September 11, 2019, to November 2, 2019; and the second phase from October 3 to October 27, 2019.
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