Vishakapatnam: Vice President of India M. Venkaiah Naidu has presented the prestigious “Rajbhasha Keerti Puraskar (Gruha Patrika)” 1st Prize for the year 2017-18 to RINL-VSP on the occasion of ‘Hindi Divas’ at a glittering function held at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi on Friday.
Incharge Chairman and Managing Director of the Vizag steel plant P Raychaudhury who received the award from him observed that the award at national level reflects the Company’s commitment towards effective implementation of the official language. He commended the RINL collective for the achievement and also for bringing laurels to the organization.
Union Minister for Home Rajnath Singh, Union Ministers of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and Hansraj Gangaram Ahir, Secretary, Department of Official language, Ministry of Home Affairs Sailesh were present on the occasion.
KC Das, Director (Personnel) RINL was also present on the occasion.
RINL-VSP bagged the award in recognition of effective implementation of Official Language and taking new initiatives for progressive use of Hindi in official work.