69th Independence Day was celebrated on 15th August, 2015 at DLW Stadium with the
presentation of colourful cultural programmes by the children of DLW based schools. The
programme started with the hoisting of National Flag, followed by
the inspection of parade of Railway Protection Force, St. Johns
Ambulance Brigade, Civil Defence, Bharat Scouts, Guide, Cubs,
Bulbuls and Inter College Scouts & Guides by General Manager
Shri A.K.Harit. On this occasion, focussing upon the contribution
and sacrifices of freedom fighters for the freedom of the country
Shri Harit highlighted the production and other activities of DLW
including achievements of all the departments of DLW.
On this occasion, chief guest Shri Harit honoured the
President Certificate recipient cadets of Scouts & Guides by
handing over them President
Certificates as well as he gave away the prizes to the meritorious
students of DLW Inter College, who received maximum marks in
Inter, High School and Primary examinations. Shri Harit also
distributed useful equipments to the handicapped employees and
handicapped dependents of DLW employees.
The programme concluded with the distribution of fruit packets to the indoor patients of
DLW Central Hospital by Shri Harit along with Smt. Sumitra Harit, Chairperson, DLW Women's
Welfare Organisation, members and principal officers. On this
occasion chief guest Shri Harit also inspected the training center
of Bharat Scouts & Guides at Community Hall premises. The
programme wound up with the plantation of saplings at Surya
Sarovar by General Manager Shri Harit as well as Smt. Sumitra
Harit, Chairperson, DLW Women's Welfare Organisation &
members, HODs, officers Staff Council Members and employees.
Independence Day Celebration at DLW
6th Jagran Film Festival held at DLW
Under the co-operation of DLW Cinema Club, 6th Jagran Film Festival was organised by
Dainik Jagran group from 24th to 26th July at Auditorium (Cinema Hall). The Film Festival started on
24th July with the premiere show of film MASAAN, produced by renowned film producer Shri
Anurag Kashyap and directed by Shri Niraj Ghaywan.
Earlier, the Festival was inaugurated by chief guest Shri
Yogesh Asthana, Chief Electrical Engineer with the lighting of
lamp along with film producer Shri Anurag Kashyap, Actor Shri
Sanjay Mishra, Actress Miss Richa Chadda and co-artists of the
film MASAAN as well as Controller of Stores Shri A.K.Goel,
Chief Personnel Officer Shri Arjun Tabiyar, Deputy General
Manager Shri Manish Gupta and other officers.
During the three-day film festival, 10 awarded and popular
films as HUNTERRR and LAJWANTI in Hindi CHOTODER CHOBI in
Bengali, BRIDGEND in English were screened on 25th July,
whereas on 26th July GEET GATA CHAL in Hindi, POST CARD in
Marathi, NADIYA KE PAAR, NH 10 in Hindi as well as BRAHMIN
BULLS in English were shown.
On this occasion, distinguished persons as well as officers, employees of DLW & Dainik
Jagran group including viewers from the adjoining areas and Varanasi city enjoyed the screening of
the films according to their choice in a large number.
LED bulb distribution camp
With the aim of energy conservation in Diesel Locomotive Works Township, a LED bulb
distribution camp is being organised from 26th to 31st July at Jalalipatti Sub-Station-3 (Near Kalyan
Kendra Health Unit). This camp is being organised under
the joint auspicious of DLW Electrical Department, Ministry
of Power, Govt. of India, Energy Efficiency Services Limited
and Purvanchal Vidyut Vitaran Nigam Limited.
Shri Yogesh Asthana, Chief Electrical Engineer started the camp on 26 th July with the cutting
of ribbon. On this occasion, Shri K.M.Singh, Dy. CE as well as other officers, Staff Council members
and employees were present in a large number.
It is mentionable here that under the DELP scheme of
Govt. of India, implemented by UPPCL in Uttar Pradesh, all
the DLW officers and employees are taking advantage of this
scheme by producing photocopy of their Identity Cards.
Maximum 10 bulbs are being given to each employee @ `
100/- per bulb. Three years replacement warranty is also provided on these M/s. Crompton
Greaves made branded 7 watt LED bulbs.
JUNE-2015Kavya Sandhya at DLW
Under the auspices of Rajbhasha Department a "Kavya Sandhya" was organised at DLW
Auditorium (Cinema Hall) on 24th June, 2015. Eminent poets and satirists participated in this Kavya
Among the noted poets from Varanasi and outside, who
recited their poetries and satires in the meet were Shri Hari
Narayan Singh 'Harish' (Ghazipur), S/Shri Kamlesh Dwivedi
(Kanpur), Bhal Chandra Tripathi (Azamgarh), Akhilesh Dwivedi
(Allahabad), Fazihat Gahmari (Ghazipur), Kumar Pravin
(Ghazipur), B.R.Viplavi (Mughalsarai), Dinesh Chandra (Mughalsarai) and Hradai Narain (DLW).
Reciting their poetries they made a scathing attack on the present politics, social evils and
irregularities prevailing in the society. They covered a wide spectrum of themes on contemporary
life and were widely acclaimed by the audience. The poets mesmerised the audience by presenting
the lyrics in their own voice. Kavya Sandhya was conducted by the prominent poet critic Shri Hari
Narayan Singh 'Harish'. While, renowned poet Shri B.R.Viplavi (Mughalsarai) presided over the
Earlier, Chief Guest of the programme Shri Ashok
Kumar Harit, General Manager as well as Smt. Sumitra Harit,
Chairperson, Smt. Anuradha Singh, Vice-Chairperson, Smt.
Shashi Narayan, Treasurer, DLW Womens Welfare
Organisation and Shri Hradai Narain, Mukhya Rajbhasha
Adhikari inaugurated the programme by lighting the lamp
On this occasion, GM Shri Harit awarded 09 officers for giving maximum dictation in
Rajbhasha. Shri Harit also gave away awards to 16 officers
and employees for doing excellent and maximum work in
Hindi. In the Kavya Sandhya heads of the departments as well
as members of DLW Womens Welfare Organisation, officers,
Staff Council members, employees and audience from outside
also were present in a large number. Earlier, Shri Hradai
Narain, Mukhya Rajbhasha Adhikari welcomed the guests and
poets who made the evening splendid. Dr. Sanjay Kr. Singh, Varishtha Rajbhasha Adhikari
proposed the vote of thanks and Shri Amlesh Shrivastava conducted the programme efficiently.
All India Railway Civil Defence Meet at DLW
All India Railway Civil Defence Meet was organised at Diesel Locomotive Works on 22nd
June, 2015 at Hall of Fame. It was presided by Shri Alok Kumar, Director, Indian Railways Civil
Defence and Executive Director/Civil Engineering, Railway
Board. On this occasion, welcoming the office-bearers and
members of Civil Defence coming from different zonal
railways Shri Alok Kumar said that Civil Defence units are
always praised for their useful contributions and relief works
being done during the time of emergency. He expressed
hope that this conference will provide an opportunity to the
representatives attending the conference to share their views
and experiences with each other.
In this conference, Senior Civil Defence Inspectors of Eastern Railway, North Eastern
Railway, Western Railway, West Central Railway, Central Railway, South East Central Railway,
Southern Railway etc. participated and focussed upon the various agendas, for which Shri Alok
Kumar, Director, Civil Defence assured them to find out appropriate solutions of their problems.
On this occasion, presenting the progress report of DLW Civil Defence, Shri Panna Lal,
Controller, DLW Civil Defence and Dy. Chief Engineer threw light on the activities of the
Ogranisation. Shri B.L.Nag, Dy. Controller, DLW Civil
Defence and Dy. Chief Project Manager/Vehicle proposed
the vote of thanks. While, Shri N.K.Mishra, Chief Warden
welcomed the guests and Shri A.B.Mishra, Sr. Civil Defence
Inspector conducted the whole programme efficiently.
Earlier, Shri Alok Kumar, Director, Indian Railways
Civil Defence and Executive Director/Civil Engineering,
Railway Board inaugurated the newly built Indian Railways Civil Defence Training Centre and
inspected the facilities available in Training Center.
International Day of Yoga
On the occasion of International Yoga Day on 21st June, 2015, a huge Yoga training camp
was organised at DLW Stadium. Chief guest Shri A.K.Harit,
General Manager inaugurated the camp with lighting of lamp
along with S/Shri Ashok Kumar Singh, CME, A.K.Goel, COS,
Yogesh Asthana, CEE, Arjun Tabiyar, CPO and A.K.Sharma,
In the camp Shri Satya Narayan Yadav, Yogacharya of
Archana Yogayatan (authrised by Ministry of Aayush, Govt. of India) demonstrated various
exercises of Yoga and also helped the HODs, officers, employees and their family members in
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