ROURKELA, JANUARY 22, 2021
“The connect created by Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) with its employees and stakeholders through effective communication should be sustained as it would help the Plant scale greater heights of success,” said Union Minister of State for Steel Faggan Singh Kulaste, while addressing the senior officers of RSP today.
The Minister took a keen interest in the splendid performance of the Steel Plant in the post lockdown period which was shown in a detailed presentation during the meeting. While appreciating the good run, Kulaste also emphasized upon to be more market oriented and said that everyone concerned has a role to play in this regard. He also laid stress on issues related to employee welfare and inclusive growth.
Earlier in the day, the Minister started his plant visit with visiting Model Room at HRDC. Soon after, he proceeded to Hot Strip Mill-II where he was apprised about the project status of the new state-of-the-art Mill. He also went to New Plate Mill. The Plant visit of the Minister concluded with a visit to Blast Furnace-5 ‘Durga’. He was accompanied by Director (Technical, Projects & Raw Materials) H N Rai, RSP CEO Dipak Chattaraj and other senior officers.
In the afternoon, Kulaste held discussions with various Trade Unions and Executive Association. He also visited Deepika Mahila Jagruti Sansthan, where he was apprised about the various CSR ventures of RSP. Deepika Mahila Sanghati President Raka Chattaraj received the Minister and other dignitaries at the Centre.