SJVN has been conferred with SCOPE Meritorious Award HONOR
Shimla: SJVN has been conferred with SCOPE Meritorious Award for Corporate Social Responsibility & Responsiveness. This award has been conferred upon SJVN for its outstanding contribution and initiatives in Health & Hygiene, Education & Skill Development, Infrastructural development, and Sustainable development under its Corporate Social Responsibility. An eminent jury under the Chairmanship of Justice R.C. Lahoti, former Chief Justice of India decided the Awards.
On this occasion, Shri Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director, SJVN said that to date more than 5000 local youth have been trained in the vocational trades namely Welder, Electrician, Site Accountant, Cutting & Tailoring, Hospitality, Bedside Attendant, etc. In health, SJVN is operating 14 Mobile health vans in the states of Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Maharashtra, and Bihar, and more than 5 Lakh patients have benefitted from these Health Vans. In addition, SJVN has conducted around 1000 specialized Health camps in remote locations of its project areas.
SJVN is also active in the construction of community assets like Panchayat Ghar, Mahila Mandal, Community Halls, and Playgrounds, etc. and to date, SJVN has constructed more than 500 Community assets. Shri. Sharma further said that for combating the Corona challenge, SJVN has contributed Rs. 25 Crore towards the PM CARES, Fund.
In the fight against COVID -19, employees of SJVN have already contributed Rs. 32,00,000 (Thirty-Two Lakh) from salaries to PM CARES Fund and Rs. 45,00,000 (Forty-Five Lakh) to CM Relief Fund/H.P.Covid-19 Solidarity Response Fund. He also said that the employees of SJVN have also contributed Rs. 59,00,000/- (Fifty-Nine Lakh) from their salaries to Corona Warriors (Sanitation Workers of MC, Shimla) (Rs. 5,000/- per warrior).
He also informed that SJVN has provided financial support of Rs 3,20,00,000/- (Three Crore Twenty Lakh) to the Government & Govt. Hospitals to procure ventilators, other medical equipment, Personal Protection Equipment (PPEs), masks, sanitizers & gloves, beds, mattresses, three-ply masks, thermal scanners, food items to needy individuals, etc.
Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE) is an apex professional organization representing the Central Government Public Enterprises. It has also some State Enterprises, Banks, and other Institutions as its Members. It is promoting excellence in organizations where public investment is involved, to enable them to be globally competitive.
Posted Date : 31-12-20
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