Visakhapatnam: The 37th RINL Formation Day celebrations got off to a flying start on Monday with the participation of PV Sindhu, Brand Ambassador of Vizag Steel, in Ukkunagaram.
RINL Chairman and Managing Director PK Rath, other directors and Sindhu’s father PV Ramana, took part in the celebrations.
Rath and Sindu and others planted trees in Ukku Stadium to mark the occasion. Later, they flagged off the Solidarity Run organised by the Sports Department of VSP. Children of Ukkunagaram schools, a large number of employees, representatives of Steel Executives Association, unions, Visteel Mahila Samiti, and others participated in the solidarity run.
Speaking on the occasion, Rath stated that RINL-VSP had always been attaching importance for developing sports infrastructure in Ukkunagaram and encouraging the budding children and employees to prosper in their respective fields. He commended Sindhu for bringing name and fame to the country, particularly to RINL as a Brand Ambassador of Vizag Steel.
Sindhu while appreciating RINL-VSP for creating a very good sports infrastructure and promoting sports persons in Ukkunagaram, said that she was proud to be associated with Vizag Steel as a Brand Ambassador and would continue to propagate Vizag Steel at national and global events.
Later, Sindhu played an exhibition match with children of the schools and interacted with them at Multi-Purpose Hall in Ukkunagaram.