Bhubaneswar: ESI Corporation, Odisha celebrated the concluding ceremony of its diamond jubilee year celebrations at Jayadev Bhawan, Bhubaneswar today.
The ceremony was inaugurated by Sri Pushpendra Singh Deo, Hon’ble Minister Labour & Employment Dept, Govt. of Odisha.
The ceremony started with Utkal Vandana presented by “Sumadhur Sangeet”. This was followed by a key note address by Sri G H. Das, Regional Director who focused on the year long achievements of E. S. I Corporation, its commitments to the stakeholders and expressed gratitude to all for extending their helping hand in popularizing the slogan “I.P is VIP”.
Thereafter, a documentary film titled “ASHA” presenting in nutshell the facilities available under ESI Scheme was presented before the congregation.
Apart from this to commemorate the occasion, old beneficiaries, who are in receipt of Permanent Disablement Benefit and Dependent Benefit and Employers, who are associated for decades were felicitated by presenting mementos.
Among others, Sri Bhagirathi Badajena, Hon’ble MLA, Bhubaneswar (North), Dr. Kabi Prasad Mishra, Ms C. T. M Suguna, IAS, Commissioner-cum-Secretary, Labour and Employment Dept. Govt. of Odisha and several other dignitaries were present.