VIGILANCE AWARENESS WEEK 2020
IIT Bhilai observed the Vigilance Awareness Week as per guidelines from the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), between October 27 to November 2, 2020, with the theme of “Satark Bharat, Samriddh Bharat - Vigilant India, Prosperous India”.
On the inaugural day, students, faculty and staff members took an integrity pledge, led by Prof. Rajat Moona, Director IIT Bhilai. The weeklong programme had informative video presentations, poster competitions and a vigilance quiz for all, with the aim of raising awareness about the significance of ethical conduct in the building of an honest, non-discriminatory and corruption free society. Posters were stuck on the campus walls to motivate everyone present towards adopting best practices.
During the concluding session Mr. M Awasthi, Deputy General of Police, Raipur addressed the gathering over webex and said that systemic changes in procedures, minimal discretion, reduced public interface, technology-based procurement and automation will go a long way in reducing corruption. During his address Prof. Rajat Moona, Director, IIT Bhilai emphasized disciplined behaviour and inner consciousness is the foundation for ethical behavior and all human beings should follow these which will help in nation building.”
This vigilance awareness week at IIT Bhilai is a campaign that affirms our commitment to the promotion of integrity and probity in public life through citizen participation.