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Republic Day celebrations

On January 26, 2018, Sixty-Ninth Republic Day was celebrated at AMD Headquarters and Regional Centres including field areas.  On this occasion, Shri L.K. Nanda, Director, AMD unfurled the National Flag at AMD, Hyderabad which was followed by the National Anthem. Shri Nanda addressed the gathering of employees and their family members. In his address, Director, AMD highlighted the achievements of the Directorate and emphasized on collective responsibility along with devotion to the work. 

In his speech, Director informed that the country’s uranium resources have attained 2,73,956 tonnes U3O8 by augmenting ~29,009 tonnes U3O8 during the last year.  He also stated that commencement of exploratory mining at Rohil, Sikar district, Rajasthan is yet another milestone achievement of AMD.

Director, AMD observed that recent approval by the Government of India for construction of ten indigenous Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors, proposed to add 7,000 MW to our installed capacity, has added responsibility on AMD for discovering new deposits.

As a part of the celebrations, a vibrant and colourful cultural event was organised by the AMD Recreation Club and members of the AMD Ladies’ Club, in which employees and their children participated actively. President of the AMD Ladies’ Club, Smt. Gayathri Nanda graced the occasion as the Chief Guest of the cultural programme. Prize winners of various sport events and cultural activities received prizes for the achievements. The programme concluded with the National Anthem.