Swachch Bharat Diwas observed today in THDC India Limited (THDCIL) on the occasion of Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Sh. R.S.T. Sai, CMD, THDC India Limited administered the Swachchta Shapath (Pledge on Cleanliness) to the employees of the Corporation in the presence of Sh. Sridhar Patra, Director(Finance) and Sh. S.K. Agrawal, GM(P&A/CC), THDCIL.
It is pertinent to mention that Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Sh. Narendra Modi has given call for Swachch Bharat as a mass movement to realize Mahatma Gandhi’s dream of Clean India by his 150th Birth Anniversary in 2019.
THDCIL had launched Swachch Bharat Campaign from 25.09.2014 to 02.10.2014 under which various activities such as Prabhat Pheri by students of TES School on 01.10.2014, Debate Competition on the topic “Advantage to promote a Hygienic & Clean Work Environment” for THDCIL Employees & Students of TES School on 30.09.2014, Essay Competition on the topic “Importance of Cleanliness for Better Life” for THDCIL Employees & Students of TES School on 29.09.2014 and Shram Daan by THDCIL Employees for Cleanliness on 28.09.2014 etc. were organized to increase awareness for cleanliness.
THDCIL is one of the premier hydro power generators in the country with installed capacity of 1400 MW with commissioning of Tehri & Koteshwar Dam to its credit and is bestowed with 'Mini Ratna-Category-I & Schedule 'A' Status. THDCIL also has plans to increase its installed capacity to 2424 MW by the end of XIIth Plan.