Visakha Steel Employees’ Congress deputy general secretary Neerukonda Ramachandra Rao on Wednesday received the Shrama Shakti Award instituted by the State Government in Hyderabad. The award was given to him by Labour Minister Danam Nagender.

INTUC leaders Mantri Rajasekhar and Gandham Venkata Rao congratulated Mr. Ramachandra Rao for receiving the award.