A vendor development programme on 02.11.2017 was organized by Engineers India Ltd, Gurgaon for the participation of SC/ST units in Public procurement policy. The programme was organized as a part of vigilance awareness week and CMD of EIL Shri. Ajay N. Deshpande briefed about the various opportunities extended by EIL to SC/ST units . Functional directors of EIL informed the various initiatives of EIL for SC/ST units to become the vendors. Mr.R.K.Sabharwal, Director (Commercial) discussed the initiative and products developed by SC/ST units for the EIL. Further Mr.H.S.Sohal (CVO) read the integrity pledge.
Shri P.Udaykumar, Director (P&M) NSIC was the Special Guest of the programme and delivered the lecture on benefits available for SC/ST units under SC/ST hub and also gave emphasis to avail the benefits under various NSIC schemes. The programme was also attended by Shri Harish Chandra ZGM NCR and Shri Dhirender Kumar, Branch Manager NSIC Gurgaon. A presentation on NSIC schemes and special schemes under SC/ST hub was delivered by Shri Dhirender Kumar, Branch Manager. Shri N K Chandan from DICCI highlighted regarding the development of new products with the help of EIL and the process of becoming the vendor in EIL.
The Programme was attended by 32 SC/ST category entrepreneurs.