Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma on Tuesday lauded the efforts of Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited in serving the community through various works undertaken under corporate social responsibility.

Speaking after laying foundation stone for an Industrial Training Institute started by the RINL at Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh, Mr. Verma said “our efforts at enhancing socio-economic development and improving standard of living of the people will start bearing fruit and soon''.

Appreciating the various initiatives taken by the RINL, especially construction of ITIs under CSR, Mr. Verma said it would provide opportunity for local youth to pursue technical courses and help in developing skilled manpower. RINL CMDA.P. Choudhary said their company was always committed for development and improving standard of living. He also said RINL was always in the forefront in promoting quality education and construction of ITI buildings in UP was one such step.