Montek Singh Ahluwalia will be the chief guest while Jairam Ramesh will be the guest of honour at the event
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | October 18, 2011
Dainik Bhaskar Group is gearing up for its most coveted event, India Pride Awards being held on 21st October, 2011 at Taj Palace, New Delhi. An award ceremony that recognizes the contributions and services of Indian PSUs in the most comprehensive manner, promises to be grand gala event. Featuring the whoâ€™s who of the Indian PSU sector in attendance, this year's award ceremony attempts to herald into a new dimension by adding two new categories in its portfolio. This year Dainik Bhaskar Group has invited nominations in two new categories namely 'Social Change Agent' and Impact Creator-Civil Servant'.
By increasing the scope of these awards, the group remains committed towards ensuring that the individuals who have made significant contributions for the overall development of the society should be duly acknowledged and honoured. The response for all the categories be it the PSUs and 'Social Change Agent' and Impact Creator-Civil Servant', has been overwhelming and signifies that there is an utter need today for recognizing the efforts of organization/individuals working towards improving the economy and the social upliftment of the society.
Briefing the media persons, Jaideep Dhagat, Senior General Manager & Business Head, National Government Vertical, Dainik Bhaskar Group, said, this year We have diversified into a new territory by introducing two new award categories 'Social Change Agent' and Impact Creator-Civil Servant'. These two categories have been created with the belief that in addition to the state, the society at large has got a major role to play in the overall development of our nation. And by giving due to recognition to those members of the society who have made a difference by working towards the welfare of the society, we are reinforcing our commitment towards our responsibility. The objective of these awards is to provide a platform that gives recognition with due diligence to the contributions of PSUs who have been working consistently for inclusive growth and sustainable development.
Now running successfully in its 3rd year, India Pride Awards 2011 will feature Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission, Govt. of India as the Chief Guest along with Jairam Ramesh, Union Minister of Rural Development, Govt. of India as the Guest of Honour and V. Narayanasamy MOS, Parliamentary Affairs and Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions & PMO, Govt. of India as Special Guest.
With its wider platform this year, Dainik Bhaskar India Pride Awards 2011 looks forward to welcoming the stalwarts of Indian public and private sector ranging from industry captains, members of bureaucracy and senior officials of the various ministries.