Coimbatore: The annual vigilance awareness meeting of the Coimbatore District Chapter of the Anti-Corruption Movement conducted recently honoured 24 honest officials both serving and retired by Corporation Commissioner Anshul Mishra.
Mr. Mishra presented citations to these officials which include Assistant Commissioners of Police A. Selvarajan, Balaji Saravanan, retired Deputy Collector V. Subramanian and Chief Education Officer W. Robert Karunakaran of Corporation.
Merit certificates were also presented to 12 students from various colleges for their outstanding performance in the oratorical and essay writing competitions conducted on anti-corruption practices.
Mr. Mishra praised the services rendered by the Movement and lamented that corruption was the major impediment in the development of the nation. He exhorted the students to launch a crusade against corruption. President of the Movement, D. Kumaravel, and retired Additional Superintendent of Police, N.K. Velu took part.