Noamundi, December 10, 2016: The Publicity & Propaganda of the Noamundi Iron Mine and Katamari Iron Mine for the 54th Annual Mines Safety Week Celebration concluded at Noamundi on December 9, 2016.
Satish Kumar, Director Mines Safety Chaibasa Region was the Chief Guest of the function. The function was also attended by delegates from 15 different mines from Chaibasa Region. Pankaj Satija, General Manager (OMQ), Tata Steel; Iva Raju, General Manager, Kiriburu Mines, SAIL; H N Singh General Manager, Sarda Mines, Sarda Mines Limited were also among the delegates.
R P Mali, Chief Noamundi, Tata Steel welcomed all those gathered in the function. The event was inaugurated by the Chief Guest, Satish Kumar. Chief Guest spoke on huge scope of improvement in implementation of Standard Operating Procedures and Gate Pass system in the mining industry.
The inauguration was followed by presentations of working models by operating department of OMQ and by suppliers (Etrans, Orica, Dustbloc, Metso, Veripro) on key technological developments in tools and tackles, road safety and explosives.
School children also exhibited models on Domestic, Road and Industrial Safety. One of the highlights of the programme was the working model presentation by Tata Steel Rural Development Society, which highlighted the malnutrition issues in West Singhbhum district.
Mahila Samiti “PRERNA” from Noamundi township prepared delicacies for the guests and made presentation on ATM Safety. The programme concluded with a cultural programme, wherein students from DAV School, ME School, Padmavati Jain School and St. Mary’s School showcased their talents.
The vote of thanks was proposed by Awnish Kumar, Head Operations, Noamundi Iron Mine, Tata Steel.