FIT INDIA FREEDOM RUN 2.0 to commemorate Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi
Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID), a Maharatna Public Sector Undertaking under Ministry of Power, celebrating Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav with great enthusiasm across the country.
A Fit India Freedom Run 2.0 was organized on the occasion of Gandhi jayanthi for all employees of Southern Region-I, RHQ and Maheswaram SS on 2nd October, 2021 at Necklace Road. All employees along with their family members participated in this run covering a distance of 2km each.
The run is flagged off by Shri Anoop Kumar, Executive Director, SR-I. Speaking on the occasion ED said “FIT INDIA FREEDOM RUN 2.0” is organized across all establishments of SR-I in Talangana, Andhra Pradesh and parts of Karnataka.
All the employees of the Region have participated to get fit and make the fitness as habit to overcome laziness and become active in life.” He also said that it is very happy to run on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi at Necklace Road and motivate the employees to get and fit and do more service to the society by way of doing their duty in honest and transparent manner.
Shri B S Rao, Senior General Manager (HR) informed that POWERGRID is started a special tree plantation drive under “POWERGREEN 2021” (Each One Plant One) initiative.
Under this special campaign, tree saplings are being planted by all the employees of POWERGRID, in each part of the country, in the run up to POWERGRID foundation day on 23rd October of this year. As on today POWERGRID has planted 5249 saplings across the country near its establishments and surrounding areas.
Shri NV Raju, Chief. GM (Projects), other senior officials, Employees and their family members along with the children were present on this occasion.