Awards comprise cash prize of Rs. 21,000, silver medal and citation
HYDERABAD: Director-General of Police S.S.P. Yadav and Chief General Manager of AP Telecom Circle, BSNL, T.N. Sudhindra Kumar on Saturday presented the ‘Vishisht Sanchar Seva Padak Awards-2008’ to 20 employees of the public sector undertaking, including five working in the city and Hyderabad district.
The awards comprise cash of Rs.21,000, a silver medal and a citation. The winners from the city/Hyderabad district included K. Srinivas Gupta (non-executive category), P. Ravindra Babu, Ch. A. Sanyasi Rao, D.M.K. Prasad and C. Subbarayudu (all executives).
Giving away the awards, Mr. Yadav said the Police Department relied on information and the BSNL network in this regard was doing well in supporting it. He advised BSNL to provide advisory messages to people to be alert when the country was in turmoil with terrorist activities.
Mr. Sudhindra Kumar described the awards as recognition of work with motivation. He suggested setting up of a watchdog mechanism to evaluate the staff performance. Earlier, P.V. Muralidhar, principal GM, Hyderabad Telecom district, welcomed the gathering.