CSIR-Central Building Research Institute, Roorkee celebrated the Vigilance Awareness Week with the theme “Eradicate Corruption: Build a New India” during October 29-November 03, 2018. Dr. Suvir Singh, Chief Scientist coordinated Vigilance Awareness Week.
Dr. N. Gopalakrishnan, Director, CSIR-CBRI, Roorkee inaugurated the programme by administrating the Vigilance Oath.
A team from CSIR-CBRI, Roorkee organized Gram Sabhas at village panchayats to spread awareness amongst the villagers, on the fight against corruption. In addition, Essay Writing Competition and Poster Competition were organized for the students in the schools of the villages – Government Higher Secondary School, Beldi-Haridwar and Government Model Primary School, Belda I Roorkee.
Under the guidance of Dr. Atul Kumar Agarwal, Senior Principal Scientist, Debate Competition and Quiz Competition was organized for the students of class 11. About 200 students from Kendriya Vidhyalaya No. 1, Children’s Senior Academy, Greenway Modern Senior Secondary School, Doon Public School and Army Public School No. 2 participated in the programme.
A Slogan Writing competition for the employees of CSIR-CBRI Roorkee and a Poster Competition for the children of Institute staff upto class 5, were also organized.
Dr. Atul Kumar Agarwal, Senior Principal Scientist, presented a lecture on “Eradicate Corruption: Build a New India” to sensitise the employees on the issue of corruption.
During the Closing Ceremony, posters, slogans and banners made in different competitions during the week were displayed. Dr. S.K. Jain, Director, National Institute of Hydrology, Roorkee, graced the occasion as the Chief Guest and Dr. N. Gopalakrishnan, Director, CSIR-CBRI, presided over the function.