GUWAHATI, Nov 13: Treading another step towards accomplishing its CSR objective of improving rural infrastructure, Numaligarh Refinery Limited provided Solar Home Lighting Systems (SHLS) to 290 un-electrified households in 7 nearby villages during 2016-17. The completed project was formally inaugurated last week at Madhabpur Village, Golaghat. Village Head of Madhabpur village Dina Tanti did the honours by inaugurating one of the households provided with SHLS in presence of Sr CGM(HR) NRL Apurba Kumar Bhattacharyya, Sr Director, Social Transformation, TERI Amit Kumar, GM(CSR) NRL Pankaj Kumar Baruah and other senior officials of NRL. A public function was also held to mark the occasion which was attended by the beneficiaries.
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), New Delhi, was the partner Institute in planning, designing and implementation of the project. Villages covered under this rural electrification scheme are Lettekuchapori, Dhansiri Hahsara, Goroimari Balichapori, Borpak Nagabali, Madhabpur, Madhupur & Butalikhawa.