ANGUL, MARCH 1
Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL), one of the leading business conglomerates with significant presence in core infrastructure sectors including steel, power and mining in India and abroad, commenced commemoration of 30 years of its business excellence at its mega steel making facility at Angul on March 1.
On the occasion, a scintillating cultural programme was organized at the premises of Temple in Jindal Nagar.
JSPL also honoured 74 employees who are working with it for more than last 25 years.
Chairperson Emeritus of OP Jindal Group Savitri Jindal, Chairman of Jindal SAW Pritvi Raj Jindal, Aarti Jindal, Chairman of JSW Group Sajjan Jindal, Sangita Jindal, Chairman of Jindal Stainless Ltd Rattan Jindal, Chairman of JSPL Naveen Jindal and Co-Chairperson of JSPL Foundation Shallu Jindal joined the grand occasion along with other members of OP Jindal family and senior officials of JSPL.
Speaking on the occasion, JSPL Chairman Naveen Jindal said, “JSPL is a result of Shri OP Jindal’s vision of building a self-reliant India in every industrial sector. With a humble beginning at Raigarh in 1989, JSPL has emerged successful in its quest for building a nation of our dream. It now a dominant player in business landscape across multiple sectors of Indian economy, including Steel, Power, infrastructure, mining and cement. We are thankful for support various people during this 30 years journey of JSPL.”
He thanked all the employees, workers and local community for their dedication and support in building and operation of the state-of-the-art factories and mines across India and abroad.
Shallu Jindal thanked the workmen and artisans who contributed in building the grand temple with their skill and sweat. She also expressed her gratitude for the dignitaries from Government, media, academia, development organisations and mahila samities and local opinion makers and community members who graced the event.
The journey of JSPL was started in 1989 by legendary industrialist and visionary Om Prakash Jindal with laying of foundation of a 0.3 MTPA DRI Plant at Raigarh. During these 30 years of journey, JSPL has spread its footprints across three States in India, including Odisha, and overseas which includes Oman, Australia, Mozambique and South Africa. Led by Naveen Jindal, JSPL has created cutting-edge capacities to produce 11.6 Million Tonnes Per Annum steel and 5034 MW power. The Company now operates some of India’s most advanced steel manufacturing and power generation capacities of global scale. This also includes Odisha’s largest steel making complex of 6 MTPA capacity at Angul and India’s largest Palletization complex of 9 MTPA capacity at Barbil in Keonjhar district.
Under the leadership of its Chairman, JSPL has illuminated millions of lives, creating new opportunities to build a better tomorrow. Through its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm JSPL Foundation, the Company has made significant investments in socio-economic development of community, especially those living around its operational areas. JSPL Foundation has initiated several innovative and high impact development programmes in the areas of healthcare, nutrition, skill development, education, women empowerment, promotion of art & culture, sports, rural infrastructure building and other areas across various parts of the country.