Lucknow, February 11, 2018: Keeping in line with its culture of promoting employee health and wellness, Indus Towers, India’s largest telecom infrastructure company, today participated in the 2nd edition of Lucknow City Half Marathon. Over 180 employees of Indus, including associates and technicians ran the half marathon to spread awareness around road safety, healthy lifestyle and personal well-being. Contributing towards its credo of ‘Putting India First’, Indus Towers further strengthens its commitment to attain highest standards of health and safety for the local community.
The marathon, which saw participation from around 6000 people across the different parts of the city, was inaugurated by Ms. Sanyukta Bhatia, Mayor of Lucknow. Indus employees, with banners on road safety, encouraged people to always use seat belt, wear helmet, and urged them to not use their mobile phones while driving. The company was appreciated for its efforts in driving this awareness and also felicitated with an award for ‘Maximum Participation by a Corporate’ by the organizers. Mr. Ajay Duggal, CEO, UP East Circle, Indus Towers received the award on behalf of the organization.
Working on its core values of ExCITE (Excellence, Customer, Integrity, Teamwork & Environment), Indus Towers continues to be responsible and sensitive towards the environment, and the communities it operates in. The company maintains the highest standards of health and safety for its employees. Indus Towers has been recognized by the ‘Great Place to Work’ Institute as one of India’s Best Companies to Work for in 2017 for the fourth consecutive year and awarded the top slot in the Telecom sector.
The company has consistently worked towards creating value for all its stakeholders in a sustainable manner with commitment towards green initiatives and ‘Putting India First’. Technology innovations continue to be the backbone of every change envisaged at Indus Towers with focus on driving down environmental impact while enabling uninterrupted telecommunication networks.