The Public Sector is synonymous to the economic development of the country. The public sector has played a vital role in developing the core sectors of the economy including energy, transport, healthcare, infrastructure and various strategic area such as space. Not only the public sector has laid the foundation of industrialization in the country but still doing stellar work in so many areas. The public sector still holds a lot of potential for the developing economy if they are nurtured well especially in the realisation of Government ambitious plan to make India five trillion dollar economy by 2024. Not only that India’s significant portion of GDP comes from PSUs but the sector actively contributes to the social development of the country.
Over a period of six years, Governance Now PSU Awards has been recognising the efforts of PSUs. Governance Now is pleased to announce the 7th edition of its prestigious PSU Awards. The Awards honour the efforts of Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) that have been key to the country’s economic growth and social development.
Snapshot of a journey of the PSU Awards
6th PSU Awards: At the 6th PSU Awards Shri Manoj Tiwari and Smt Poonam Dhillon, Veteran Actor and Social Activist felicitated the Winners.
5th PSU Awards: At 5th PSU awards(2017), Shri Mansukh L Mandaviya, Union Minister of State, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Shipping, Chemical & Fertilizers, along with Smt. Krishna Raj, Union Minister of State, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare felicitated the winners in February 2018.
4th PSU Awards: The year 2016 has also seen the remarkable celebrations with Shri Ram Vilas Paswan, Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution along with Shri Babul Supriyo, Minister of State, Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises and veteran superstar Jeetendra felicitated the winners.
3rd PSU Awards: Similarly, in 2015, Minister of State for Railways, Shri Manoj Sinha and Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Shri Ram Vilas Paswan felicitated the winners.
2nd PSU Awards: Continuing the journey, in the year 2014, Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Shri Kalraj Mishra and Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Shri Ram Vilas Paswan felicitated the winners.
The PSU Awards: The journey began in 2013 with Shri Praful Patel, then minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises felicitated the winners.