NTPC Bongaigaon observed 50th National Safety Day on March 4 with energy and elan.
T Ravinder, GM (O&M), unfurled the safety flag at the plant premises in presence of NTPC employees, CISF, associates and contract workers. Following the hoisting of the safety flag, Ravinder delivered ‘National Safety Day’ speech and administered a safety pledge to all employees and contract workers.
Ravinder in his speech underlined the importance of safety at work place and laid importance of adhering to safety norms in all operations of the plant. He also complimented the safety team for winning the “Swarn Shakti Award” and bringing laurels to the station.
Various representatives from contractual workers, BHEL and other site engagement workers also spoke on the importance of the day and how to maintain safe practices in the plant and various areas.
Various winners were felicitated with certificates and prizes under the White Rhino Safety Award 2021, Safety Zone Award 2021 organized on an annual basis at NTPC Bongaigaon were presented to employees and departments who have contributed to the various safety initiatives and taken proactive steps towards promotion of safety measures at the station.
Prizes for various competitions held since last week at the station to mark the safety day were presented by the Ravinder and senior officials of the station. Various CISF employees who have ensured safety of the plant were also honoured on the occasion.
Employees, CISF officials and office bearers of unions and associations participated during the day in large numbers.