NTPC Raising Day-2022 was celebrated at Southern Region Headquarters, Secunderabad. Chief Guest of the occasion, Naresh Anand, RED (South) hoisted NTPC Flag, followed by NTPC Geet sung by all. During this occasion, the dignitaries released balloon to mark the occasion. Addressing the gathering, Anand highlighted the glorious history of NTPC during the last 47 years and its contribution in the development of the country. Though the company has around 17 per cent of total national capacity, still it contributes around 21 per cent of total power generation due to its focus on high efficiency, he added. He also spoke on new initiatives and achievements of NTPC with focus on Renewable energy and adoption of new technologies.
Anand also threw light on the performance of NTPC Power Plants in Southern Region besides opportunities and challenges ahead. He also spoke on Solar Projects in Southern Region besides focus on sustainability and impactful CSR. During this occasion, the chief guest alongwith other senior officials presented awards to the winners of different competitions held during Hindi Pakhwada and Vigilance Awareness Week. The winners of Recreation Club events were also felicitated. The occasion also marked distribution of 100 Blankets to associates of NTPC under NTPC CSR activities.