New Delhi, Nov 1: As part of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’, to celebrate the 75 years of independence and in remembrance of the Iron Man of India Shri Vallabhbhai Patel, Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) Limited, a public sector company under the Ministry of Power, organized a ‘BijliUtsav’ near Statue of Unity in Kevadia, Gujarat.
JayeshKedaria, superintendent engineer, Dakshin Gujarat Vij Company Limited (DGVCL) and AG Patel, executive engineer, Dakshin Gujarat Vij Company Limited (DGVCL) inaugurated the event in presence of other senior dignitaries from the power department and REC Limited.
As part of the event a mobile exhibition and various cultural programs such as nukkadnataks, song, drama and movie screening were conducted to impart knowledge on subjects such as the benefits of electricity and its conservation, swachh bharat abhiyan and covid safety protocols etc. The people were also apprised of various government schemes such as Saubhagya, Ujjala, Smart metering and also Rights of Consumers.
The event concluded with the distribution of LED bulbs as prizes to the winners of the competitions.