Observance of Vigilance Awareness Week from 28th October to 2nd November, 2019
ICAR-National Institute of Natural Fibre Engineering and Technology, Kolkata observed Vigilance Awareness Week from 28th October to 2nd November, 2019 with the theme- “Integrity-A way of Life”. A series of activities like lectures, speech/debate, quiz competition etc. were taking place during the period to spread awareness among the staff members as well as for the school students. The week commenced with a pledge taken by all official of the Institute on 28th October, 2019 in Hindi and English followed by a lecture & power point presentation by Dr. Biplab Saha, Vigilance Officer of the Institute emphasising the aspects of integrity in our life.
A series of events like, Talk/ Speech/ Debate among the students, Essay Writing Competition for staff members of the Institute and Quiz Competition for staff members of the Institute have been organized. The event is concluded on 2nd November, 2019 by a valedictory programme. Mr. Bishwa Bandhu Chakravarty, DSP of CBI graced the chair as chief guest. He has enlightened the progamme by his wonderful speech and open interaction on the spirit of the occasion i.e., Integrity-A way of Life. He has rightly mentioned that -Honesty is telling the truth to other people, integrity is telling the truth to oneself. While corruption has become the global phenomenon affecting all strata of society, it is imperative that the public must be sensitised and motivated towards efforts at weeding out corruption through practice of integrity and honesty.
At the ending phase of the event, prize distribution to all the award winners has taken place. The event is concluded by vote of thanks to the Chair.