The closing function of the Vigilance Awareness Week 2023, that commenced in Western Coalfields Limited on October 30, 2023, was held on 09-11-2023 at the WCL Headquarters in Nagpur. The event was chaired by Shri. Manoj Kumar, CMD, WCL. Director (Technical/Personnel) Shri. J.P. Dwivedi, Director Technical (Projects & Planning) Shri. A.K. Singh and Chief Vigilance Officer Shri. Ajay Madhukar Mhetre had their distinguished presence during the event.
WCL CMD Shri. Manoj Kumar, in his address, stated that preventive vigilance is the best form of vigilance and WCL is heading in that direction. He advised all employees of WCL to be aware of necessary rules, policies, etc., and abide by those during their official work. While congratulating the winners of various competitions, he praised Vigilance Department for organising various programs as a part of Vigilance Awareness Week.
Shri. Ajay Madhukar Mhetre, Chief Vigilance Officer, in his address, elaborated on various activities organized during the Vigilance Awareness Week. He emphasized on participative vigilance and on improving the work systems by following SOPs, guidelines etc.
The winners of the various competitions held during the Vigilance Awareness Week were felicitated at this ceremony. During the event, the guests unveiled the booklet ‘Pahal’, a compendium of Circulars, policies, guidelines & Vigilance cases.
The conclusion ceremony commenced with the Coal India Corporate Song and concluded with the National Anthem. Department Heads, Officers, employees and students were present in large numbers. The event was anchored by Smt. Anupama Tembhurnikar, Senior Manager (Personnel) and the vote of thanks was proposed by Shri. Anoop Hanjora, General Manager (Vigilance).