public sector day
First among equals
The SCOPE Awards given away by the President of India saw several Navratnas bag the spotlight as award-winning PSEs in different categories.
by Ravindra Dubey
The Department of Public Enterprises and Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE) jointly organised the function on April 13. The President of India, Pratibha Devisingh Patil, presented the awards.
Oil and Natural Gas Commission (ONGC) was presented the SCOPE meritorious award for Environmental Excellence and Sustainable Development for 2010-11. The SCOPE Gold trophy also went to this enterprise along with the Steel Authority of India Ltd for Corporate Governance. The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) and Tehri Dam and Hydro Electric Project (THDC) won the award for Corporate Social Responsibility, Indian Oil and Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) for R&D, Technology Development, Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) for best practices in Human Resource Management, Power Finance Corporation (PFC) for best managed bank and financial institution and National Scheduled Castes Finance & Development Corporation (NSFDC) for best managed PSE set-up under Section 25.http://www.gfilesindia.com/frmArticleDetails.aspx?id=269&Name=COVER%20STORY%20-%20public%20sector%20day