SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
OBSERVANCE OF RASHTRIYA EKTA DIWAS
BY SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
Kolkata, 31st October, 2017:
“Rashtriya Ekta Diwas” i.e. National Unity Day was observed with due solemnity at S E Railway Headquarters, Garden Reach today (31.10.2017) to commemorate the Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
Sri Anirban Datta, Additional General Manager, South Eastern Railway administered “Rashtriya Ekta Diwas” pledge to staff and officers of S E Railway Headquarters. S E Railway officials took pledge to dedicate themselves to preserve the unity, integrity and security of the Nation and to strive hard to spread this message among fellow countrymen. S E Railway officials took this pledge in the spirit of unification of the country which was made possible by the vision and actions of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. SER officials also solemnly resolved to make their own contribution to ensure internal security of the country.
A “Run for Unity” was also organized as a part of the occasion. Principal Head of the Departments, other officers and large number of staff of SER Headquarters took part in the “Run for Unity”. Displaying colourful banners and posters, the procession of “Run for Unity” moved around S E Railway Headquarters and railway colonies. RPF personnel and SER Bharat Scouts & Guides presented a colourful march past bearing the message of Unity and Integrity of the country.
“Rashtriya Ekta Diwas” (National Unity Day) was also observed at Divisional Offices of South Eastern Railway in a befitting manner.