BHUBANESWAR, JAN 2, 2023
The 24th Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation (MEMC) Week has been celebrated at Thakurani iron ore mines of ArcelorMittal India Pvt. Ltd. (AMIPL) under the aegis of IBM Bhubaneswar.
On the occasion, the Mines Manager Pramod Kumar Mishra hoisted the flag in the premises of Thakurani mines in the presence of the employees and workers.
The MEMC Week inspection was conducted at Thakurani Iron Ore Mine by a team led by Convenor Arbind Kumar Jha, AGM-Mines, Lanjiberna Limestone and Dolomite Mines, Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Ltd., accompanied by Chandrakant Rath, DGM-Mines, Mahulsukha Iron and Manganese Mines, Pattanaik Minerals (P) Ltd and Vikas Ranjan Nayak, GM-Mines, Gorumahisani, GS Mishra & Sons.
To mark this occasion, various environmental awareness programmes like slogan, poster, debate and essay competitions were organised. The students from Saheed Ratan Padhan School, St. Mary School, Dalki School and Jindal Public School participated in these competitions. The employees of Thakurani mines staged a drama based on the environment.
Various organizations and associates, working under AMIPL put up their impressive stalls to showcase their work in the mining area. The CSR activities for community development and environmental management plan in the mines area carried out by AMIPL were also displayed at the stalls.
Sushant Kumar Mahanta, Sr. Lead-Geology and QC highlighted the special activities undertaken by AMIPL for Mines Environment, Mineral Conservation and Sustainable Mining.