METRO RAILWAY OBSERVED BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF DHARTI ABA BHAGWAN BIRSA MUNDA
Kolkata, Date: 15.11.2022
Metro Railway observed the birth anniversary of Dharti Aba Bhagwan Birsa Munda, the iconic freedom fighter and tribal leader of the country as Janjatiya Gaurav Divas today i.e. on 15.11.2022. A special programme was organised to mark the occasion at Metro Rail Bhavan, which was inaugurated by Shri H.N.Jaiswal, Additional General Manager (AGM) and Principal Chief Engineer (PCE) by lighting a traditional lamp.
Shri Jaiswal and other senior officers garlanded the portrait of Bhagwan Birsa Munda to pay their tribute. In his address, Shri Jaiswal, AGM , highlighted the life and struggle of Dharti Aba Birsa Munda against the British rules. Shri K.K.Patro, Principal Chief Electrical Engineer (PCEE) and Smt Pramila Singh , Chief Personnel Officer (CPO/IR) , other officers , staff and members of All India Scheduled Caste & Scheduled Tribes Railway Employee's Association ( Zonal Executive Committee) were also present in this programme in which a small film on Bhagwan Birsa Munda was also shown.
Banners were displayed at all Metro Stations, Hospital and offices in order to observe Janjatiya Gaurav Divas today. Highlighting the importance of the day special posts were also made in Metro Railway's social media handles.