Bhubaneswar: Vedanta Aluminium launched Jala Seva Shibir at 15 strategic locations in Bhubaneswar, the Odisha’s Capital city. The purified water posts have facilities to provide safe and clean cool drinking water, lemon water and butter milk. The initiative is expected to benefit lakhs of citizens of Bhubaneswar and public at large.
Mayor of Bhubaneswar Municipality Corporation Sulochana Das inaugurated one of the Jala Seva Shibirs at AG Square in presence of well-known industry professional Dr Tapan Kumar Chand; president of Vedanta Ltd, Padma Vibhushan Sudarshan Sahoo, Padmashri Aruna Mohanty, Justice BK Mishra, Odia superstar Sabyasachi Mishra, Padmashri Pravakar Maharana and other distinguished personalities.
Tapan Chand, former CMD of NALCO and present president of Vedanta. Sulochana Das, Mayor Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation thanked Vedanta for taking up such beneficial project on time.
Das added birds and animals are also facing troubles in hot days and care should be taken of them as well. She also advocated for planting trees to augment greenery and rainfall.
Rahul Sharma, CEO Vedanta Aluminium and Power in his message informed that Jal Seva Shivira is a need-based people beneficial program and Vedanta will be introducing more such beneficial programs at state-level shortly.
While inaugurating Jal Seva Shibira near Governor House, Actor Sabyasachi Mishra told that Vedanta is a friend in need of people of Odisha.
Padmavibhushan Sudarshan Sahoo and Padma Shri Prabhakar Maharana inaugurated Jal Seva Shibira at Vanivihar chowk and Nayapalli respectively and told that Vedanta Aluminium works for the good of the state.
Padmashree Aruna Mohanty opened the Jal Sivir at Master Canteen and thanked Vedanta for coming to the help of poor people on streets in this high temperature and heat wave.
Swamy Jagadananda of Shiv Chidanandacentanary School, Bhubaneswar inaugurated Jal Seva Shibir near Rabindra Sadan and blessed Vedanta for their noble job.
Sriya Talkies near Gurudwara Jal Seva Shibira was inaugurated by Social Worker Arati Devi, who told that Vedanta is doing excellent CSR in Jharsuguda and Lanjigarh.
Director of KIIT International Center Jayant Parida and Lt General J K Mohanty, Chairman, Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan, Bhubaneswar have extended their compliments to Vedanta and its founder for bringing transformation in Jharsuguda and of late bringing strong people orientation in their welfare measures while inaugurating Jal Seva Shibira.
Many resident welfare associations, citizens associations and groups have praised the initiative of Vedanta at State level providing relief in scorching summer as a welcome change and noble job.