CPCL organized SAKSHAM Cyclothon on 17th April 22, Sunday, in support of the initiative of Petroleum Conservation Research Association under the aegis of Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Govt of India.
More than 1000 participants, from all walks of life enthusiastically pedalled the 5 KM rally which started and ended at CPCL Polytechnic College, to spread awareness of Energy conservation.
CPCL Managing Director Shri Arvind Kumar commenced the event by administering SAKSHAM pledge in the presence of Director Operations Shri Krishnan and all senior officials of CPCL. The First batch of Cycle rally was Flagged off by our MD & D (O) along with the Chief Guest Ms. P. Anitha , Padma Shri Awardee, Former Indian Basketball team captain. Actress Sujitha, Actor Kumaran and Actress Kaviya flagged off consecutive batches of Cycle Rally which was led by CPCL dignitaries.
Followed by that, our MD and D(O) emphasised the importance of Fuel conservation to the Media and Public. They highlighted today’s scenario of highly depleted non-renewable resources and added that saving fuel not only helps to contribute towards conserving resources but also in controlling pollution.