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Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav: REC organises ‘Bijli Utsav’ in Uttarakhand

REC Limited organised a ‘Bijli Utsav’in Uttarakhand as part of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav
Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav: REC organises ‘Bijli Utsav’ in Uttarakhand
Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav: REC organises ‘Bijli Utsav’ in Uttarakhand

New Delhi/Gurugram: REC Limited organised a ‘Bijli Utsav’ in Dharmawala, Vikasnagar Block of Dehradun district and adjoining villages in Uttarakhand as part of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.’ Numerous dignitaries such as UPCL’s Director Satish Chand, UPCL’s Executive Engineer SS Bisht and Pradhan of Dharmawala Raghuveer Tomar graced the occasion.

The event witnessed speaker sessions by dignitaries and esteemed guests highlighting the benefits of electricity, the challenges faced during electrification in remote areas and how the quality of life improves with access to power. Beneficiaries from the villages were also invited on-stage to share their experience and views on how electricity has transformed their lives.


To engage with the villagers and children, various competitions and cultural programs were also held. Nukkad Natak was also performed to impart knowledge on subjects such as the benefits of electricity and its conservation, Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and Covid safety protocols. The event concluded with the distribution of LED bulbs as prizes to the winners of the competitions.

Given the large gathering, it was ensured that all COVID-19 safety protocols such as social distancing and wearing of masks were adhered to. In addition, masks were also distributed to all the attendees.

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