Tata Power Delhi Distribution celebrates Lineman Diwas
Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited, the utility supplying electricity to a populace of 7 million in North Delhi, celebrated Lineman Diwas, with an aim to recognize the tireless efforts of the most important pillar of power distribution – the linemen and ground maintenance staff. The theme for the event was ‘Seva, Suraksha, Swabhiman’, which honours and appreciates the selfless service of linemen across the country. In line with company’s vision to create equal on-field opportunities, this year it has also on-boarded 2 skilled female linestaff.
Commenting on the initiative, Sanjay Banga, President – T&D, Tata Power said, “Our robust systems helped us to quickly adapt and ensure uninterrupted power supply during the pandemic, not just in Delhi but other locations also. It was a unique capability that was demonstrated not just by Tata Power but also other discoms across the country. We salute their spirit and commitment to brave all odds and contribute positively towards the country during difficult times.”
While addressing the gathering at the event, Ganesh Srinivasan, CEO, Tata Power Delhi Distribution said, “Lineman Diwas is our way of expressing gratitude for the frontline workers for their selfless commitment and service. We believe they are upholding Tata Power’s name in letter and spirit. As an organization, we are proud torchbearers of this initiative and are overwhelmed with the support that we have received from other discoms this year. We feel such a day deserves to gain national importance.”