RINL to spend more on CSR activities

India CSR Network

VISAKHAPATNAM: Dr K Haribabu, MP, Visakhapatnam was full of praise for RINL for its CSR initiatives being undertaken in and around the plant and exhorted the management to give further impetus to skill development programmes, infrastructure development in schools and health improvement facilities in its peripheral areas.

He made this observation while inaugurating “Vizag Steel – Ukku Kalavedika”, a multi-purpose Community Hall, built at a cost of Rs.1.50 crores under CSR programme in Nadupuru Rehabilitation Colony, Visakhapatnam. Sri Haribabu further said that Vizag Steel products would be used in the government’s prestigious Polavaram Project.

P Madhusudan, CMD, said that RINL, right from the beginning has been undertaking several community welfare initiatives under CSR. He said that RINL would spend more on CSR activities in future too to enhance the quality of life in its peripheral/ rehabilitation colonies. He said that the multipurpose hall would serve the residents of RH Colony & its surrounding villages for conducting social events/functions as well as skill development programmes, etc.

Palla Srinivasa Rao, MLA, Gajuwaka underlined the importance of improving infrastructure in schools and urged RINL to take up more projects under CSR in Gajuwaka constituency. Dr GBS Prasad, Director (Personnel), P Raychaudhury, Director (Commercial), RP Srivatsava, ED (Corporate Services) and senior officials participated. Earlier, G Gandhi, DGM(CSR) highlighted the activities of CSR in his welcome address.

Mantri Rajsekhar, General Secretary of recognized union, leaders from various unions, representatives of Steel Executive Association, SC&ST association, WIPS and large number of residents of the colony were present on the occasion.