Kapurthala, October 2, 2016: A cleanliness campaign under `Swachh Bharat Mission’ was carried out in Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala which aims at spreading awareness among its employees and their families.
The campaign took off with administering of Cleanliness Pledge to all Officers and employees of RCF. The main oath taking ceremony was held at Admn Block of RCF wherein Sh.P.C.Gupta ,CME/ RCF administered the oath to Employees and Officers. Similar oath taking ceremony was held at various locations inside the RCF workshop, too.
The enthusiastic large gathering pledged to devote itself whole heartedly in keeping their surroundings clean besides motivating others to do so same.
A rally was carried out which was led by RCF Officers, employees, members of several organizations and other people. The rally marched through Campus area displaying banners and posters aiming to educate the employees and their families about the importance of cleanliness. Residents of township were encouraged to adopt environment friendly initiatives.
The campaign which has gained immense significance helped in cleaning the workshop and township premises of RCF. All Officers , Staff and their families volunteered themselves for this occasion with great enthusiasm.
Here, it is pertinent to mention that RCF has the distinction of being the first ISO-14001 certified Unit of Indian Railways in 1999 and since then it has been continuously sustaining the clean environment. Besides this, it has been conferred with prestigious Environment Management Awards, viz. GreenTech Award and Golden Peacock Award. Also it is the first 5-S Certified Organisation over Indian Railways for better work place management.