Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was celebrated as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) today with holding of Unity Run and Administration of Pledge at NTPC – Southern Region Headquarters (SRHQ), Hyderabad. The occasion also marked start of Vigilance Awareness Week (October 31 to November 6, 2022). To create awareness, NTPC-SRHQ has organised both Unity Run and Vigilance Awareness Week Walkathon in the morning wherein employees and associates participated in large numbers.
Later, Naresh Anand, RED (South) and other senior officials administered “Rashtriya Ekta Diwas Pledge” and “Integrity Pledge” to all employees in Hindi and English. On this occasion, Mani Kant, GM (HR) spoke on the significance of National Unity Day and Vigilance Awareness Week. During the Vigilance Awareness Week, programmes like Essay Writing and Slogan competitions are planned for employees and their family members as well as for students of nearby schools. Preventive Vigilance workshop and Vendor Meet (online) are also planned during the week-long celebrations.