New Delhi: For its exemplary work in corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities and sustainability, public sector power company SJVN was conferred the 2013 PSE Excellence Award here yesterday.
On behalf of SJVN Chairman cum Managing Director RP Singh received the honour from TKA Nair, advisor to the Prime Minister who was the chief guest at the function.
Contribution of SJVN in the field of CSR has been distinguished and recognised for the major activities in the areas of health, education, skill development, community infrastructure and organising culture and sports.
The award has jointly been instituted by the Department of Public Enterprises, Govt. of India and Indian Chamber of Commerce.
The Awards aim at recognising excellent initiatives taken by the Central Public Sector Enterprises in various aspects.
The PSE Excellence Awards are conferred to the CPSEs every year. The objective of the award is to encourage innovative achievements and highlight exemplary models of pro-active services.