ER observes Rashtriya Ekta Diwas

Kolkata
1 Nov 2017

To commemorate the birth anniversary of ‘Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’, one of the founders of the Republic of India, Eastern Railway observed ‘Rashtriya Ekta Diwas’ at its Headquarters, Fairlie Place today.
Harindra Rao, General Manager, Eastern Railway offered tribute to ‘Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’ whose vision was to unify the country. GM also administered the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas pledge to the officers & staff of ER.
Addressing the staff & officers, Mr Rao said that the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas is observed as a special occasion to foster & reinforce the unity, integrity and security of the nation. He urged upon the railwaymen to come forward and dedicate themselves to cultivate a culture of unity in diversity and strengthen the integrity of the Nation.. All Principal Officers of ER were present on this occasion.
The programme was followed by a Ceremonial Parade of RPF contingent.
The Rashtriya Ekta Diwas was also observed at all the four divisions of Eastern Railway viz. Howrah, Sealdah, Asansol & Malda as well in all the workshops of Eastern Railway viz. Liluah, Kanchrapara & Jamalpur.