Mumbai, November 2, 2022: Vigilance Awareness Week 2022 (VAW-2022) was inaugurated in BPCL, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), a ‘Maharatna’ and a Fortune Global 500 Company with a function held in the Corporate Office today by Shri Arun Kumar Singh, Chairman & Managing Director, BPCL, in presence of Smt. Meenaxi Rawat, IES, Chief Vigilance Officer, BPCL; Shri Vetsa Rama Krishna Gupta, Director (Finance) & Director (HR); Shri Sukhmal Jain, Director (Marketing); Shri Sanjay Khanna Director (Refineries); Shri S. Srikanth, Chief General Manager (Vigilance) and other senior officials of BPCL.
On this occasion, an Integrity Pledge was also taken by the BPCL officials present and by other employees located at various locations in and around Mumbai through a live webcast.
Smt. Meenaxi Rawat, CVO, BPCL, in her inaugural address, urged everyone to invest in ‘Preventive Vigilance’ which aims at reducing the occurrence of a lapse, rather than punitive vigilance, and shared that Preventive Vigilance takes a central role in BPCL.
She felt proud stating that BPCL has a long tradition of following ethical practices and good governance and has used technology to bring transparency to their operations, across the nationwide network.
On this occasion, the 15th edition of ‘Vigilance Plus’ a quarterly newsletter by the vigilance team which shares case studies, and articles related to good practices and governance is shared with the employees.
Subsequently, a skit was also played by Nrityanjali Theater Group, highlighting our values, which were liked by everyone present.
The vigilance awareness week is being observed from 31st October 2022 to 6th November 2022 with the theme of “Corruption-Free India for a Developed Nation”. A host of activities have been planned in the company, during the week to spread awareness and promote good governance amongst employees.