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70th Republic Day Celebrations

M.B.Verma, Director AMD 

Shri M.B.Verma, Director AMD hoisting the National Flag

Seventieth (70th) Republic Day was celebrated on January 26, 2019 at AMD Headquarters, and all the Regional Centers including field areas. On this occasion, Shri M.B. Verma, Director, AMD unfurled the National Flagat AMD premises, Hyderabad,followed by the National Anthem. Shri Verma addressed the gathering of employees and their family members.In his address, Director, AMD remembered the supreme sacrifice of our several freedom fighters, martyrs and all those who contributed in formulating our constitution there by making the great Republic of India.This year coincides with 150th birth centenary of the father of the Nation- Mahatma Gandhi and also marks the 70th year of inception of AMD, Shri Verma recalled the contributions of our father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi and ex-AMD employees on the occasion.

In his speech he highlighted the achievements of the Directorate in different arena like atomic mineral exploration&resource establishment, infrastructure development, Raj-Bhasha, sports, awards, etc., and stressedfor collective responsibility and team work in taking AMD at greater heights. He specially highlighted that the country’s uranium reserve hascrossed three lakh tonnes U3O8as yet anotherimportant milestone achievement of AMD. Finally, he sought the cooperation and dedication of all the colleagues to make AMD as one of the world class institutions.

As a part of celebrations, the parade of AMD security personnel, light entertainment sports was also held. Anexciting, colourful cultural event was organised by the AMD Recreation Club and members of the AMD Ladies’ Club, in which employees and their children participated with enthusiasm.President of the AMD Ladies’ Club, Smt. Sunita Verma graced the occasion as the Chief Guest of the programme. Prize winners of various sport events and cultural activities received prizes for theirperformance. The programme concluded with the National Anthem.