CHINTAN ON IREDA’S FUTURE GROWTH
The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) organized the Chintan 3 Programme on September 2, 2016, at Scope Complex in New Delhi for sharing of information, generating new ideas, and open discussion. The event was followed by some cultural activities. The Chintan 3 Programme began with the inauguration ceremony with the lighting of traditional lamp by senior officials of MNRE, IREDA, and NISE. Shri Upendra Tripathy, Secretary, MNRE addressed the participants and called upon everyone to strive to accomplish the goals set by the government. A book titled Environmental Studies: Multiple Choice Questions published by TERI Press and written by Dr A K Tripathi, Advisor, MNRE, was released at the function. Shri K S Popli, CMD, IREDA, made a presentation on IREDA’s Future growth plans as part of the Chintan 3 which was followed by discussions by many participants.
Shri Ashok Vajpayee, noted Hindi Litterateur and Chief Guest presented a selection of his well-known poems as part of the Hindi Fortnight celebrations. He was also presented a memento by Shri Upendra Tripathy, Secretary, MNRE for having graced the occasion. Family members of the staff of MNRE, IREDA, SECI, and NISE were also present on the occasion. The last programme of the evening was a humorous Hindi play titled ‘Taj Mahal ka Tender’, which was directed by noted Director Shri Gajraj Nagar of Ras Theatre Group.