Kalmanga:22/1/21:Tata Steel BSL has dedicated a mobile primary health care unit in Kalmanga village in Sundargarh district which will give service to 3 adjoining villages.
Smt Reena Rani Kumudei, Chairperson, Koida Panchayat Samiti, joined as the Chief Guest and flagged off the mobile unit in presence of Shri Dibyahas Ray, Head, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Tata Steel BSL.
Commending Tata Steel BSL for the initiative, SmtReena Rani Kumudei said, “the mobile medical care unit will be of great service to the remote villages of the area as they will get doorstep health care. She urged the villagers to make the best use of the facility.”
Thanking the public representatives and the local villagers for their cooperation, Shri Ray said, “ this is our first intervention in the health care service for the area. Going forward we will have many such socio-economic initiatives under our CSR programme for the villages.”
Launched as part of the steel major’s CSR initiatives, the mobile unit is expected to benefit more than 2000 villagers living in KanuSahi and Kalmang villages of Malda Panchayat under Sundergarh District and Gandalpadavillage under Goali Panchayat of Keunjhar District. The mobile health care unit will visit the three villages as per the prescribed schedule to provide health care at the doorsteps of villagers and spread awareness about preventive measures for the various diseases.
Smt Santoshi Mahakud and SmtShrimatiDehuri, the ward members of Kalmanga, executives from the CSR department of Tata Steel BSL Shri Ashutosh Das, Shri Sanjay Sardar, Ms. Renuka Singh, Ms. SagarikaSatpathy and the villagers were present on the occasion.
About Tata Steel BSL
Tata Steel BSL Limited, formerly known as Bhushan Steel Limited (BSL), is India’s fifth-largest flat steel producing company with an existing steel production capacity of 5.2 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) as of March 31, 2020. Tata Steel BSL has recorded a gross revenue of USD Million 2,414.13 (INR 18,199.14 Crores) in FY 20. The organisation is spread across India with an employee base of over 5,700.
On May 18, 2018, it was acquired by Tata Steel Limited through its wholly-owned subsidiary Bamnipal Steel Limited. Tata Steel BSL has been felicitated with several awards including Apex India Green Leaf Awards 2019 in Metal and Mining sector by the Apex India Foundation in the category of Environmental Excellence, Energy Efficiency and Water Stewardship; Energy and Environment Foundation Global Sustainability Award 2020” in Platinum Category; best practices in Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) by CII, Odisha State Council 2020, Odisha State Energy Conservation Award (Energy conservation initiatives and carbon abatement projects) under CPP, 9th Icon SWM Excellence Award 2019 for industries (Overall environment excellence award –Category waste management); National Energy Management Award 2019 by CII for its Khopoli unit as Energy Efficient Unit.