BBMB Celebrates it’s Raising Day
Chandigarh(Gurpreet): Bhakra Beas Management Board was constituted with the
merging of Beas Projects to Bhakra Management Board on 15th May 1976.
Since 1976, this day is being celebrated as BBMB Raising Day every year
on 15th May. But Due to COVID-19 pandemic BBMB celebrated it’s 44th
Raising Day on 4.7.2020 at BBMB, SLDC complex, Chandigarh by
following all norms of social distancing. Every year BBMB celebrate its
raising day on one of its project stations.
Sh. D.K. Sharma, Chairman, BBMB in his address gave brief
description of works being done by BBMB. He congratulated BBMB
employees for their exceptional diligence & dedication to the cause of
nation building. He also highlighted recent achievements & initiatives taken
in BBMB. He further said that during last year, BBMB has not only
exceeded CEA energy generation targets but also satisfactorily catered to
water requirement of North India.
On this occasion, for their excellent work done during the year 2019-
20, Chairman, BBMB awarded 45 officers and officials of BBMB at
Chandigarh with Medals and Appreciation Letters. Due to COVID-19,
Medals were distributed in 4 different shifts. Only 10-15 officers /
employees were awarded in each shift.
Sh. Harminder Singh, Member, Power, Sh. Rajesh Gupta, Chief
Engineer, Transmission System, Sh. B.S. Sabherwal, Chief Engineer,
System Operation and other senior officers and employees of BBMB were
also present on this occasion.