68th Republic Day Celebration at IFFCO, Paradip Unit
Paradip: The 68th Republic Day was celebrated at IFFCO Paradip Unit on 26th Jan. 2017. The Republic Day is being celebrated in India every year on 26th of January to honour the constitution of India and it came into force on the same day in the year, 1950. Every year, IFFCO Paradip Unit celebrates Republic Day with great enthusiasm and zeal in the Township.
On this occasion, all senior officials, employees, Union & Association and residents of IFFCO Township along with children gathered to salute our national flag. Chief Guests Shri. M.R. Patel, Director (IT Services) and Shri. A.K.Panda, Unit Head hoisted the national flag and addressed the gathering. In his speech Sh.Patel encouraged to each employees for the dedication and their contribution towards the growth of IFFCO, Paradip Unit. Shri. Panda, in his speech, informed the gathering all the improvements being taken place in the Unit during the Financial Year, 2016-17. He informed that during this year itself, 2 CSR awards, Road Safety Award, Krushak Bandhu Award for best performance were conferred on IFFCO, Paradip Unit. He further informed that IFFCO believes in its commitments to the Society at large as it is a Cooperative Society meant to help the farmers of the country at large. IFFCO Paradip maintains its safety norms and there is achievement of ‘0’ accident during the last 4 years, he added. Shri. A.K. Panda appealed to the gathering to maintain safety norms strictly at their work place, home and on road.
In the occasion, the security personnel of IFFCO Paradip Unit and the children of DAV Public School performed the parade and saluted the national flag. The children of DAV Public School also performed colorful cultural programmes and the audience appreciated the efforts put in by the School children and staff. To commemorate the occasion, awards were given to meritorious students of the School and employees of the Unit.
On this occasion, Sh. K J Patel, GM, Sh. G C Acharya, Chief Manager (HR) and officials of Union & Association were present and witnessed the programme. At the end, Sh. S.R. Maurya, DGM (P&A) gave vote of thanks to all the audience and the Hon’ble Guests.