National Thermal Power Corporation, (NTPC), India’s largest power generating company bagged 28 awards at Corporate Communication Excellence Awards 2020 and was conferred with the ‘Champion of Champions Title’ in a grand the ceremony organised during the 14th Global Communication Conclave by Public Relations Council of India (PRCI) at Bengaluru recently.
Saptarshi Roy, Director (HR), NTPC received the PRCI Chanakya Award for Best Communicator and K M Prashanth, AGM (Corporate Communications) was also honoured and inducted to the PRCI Hall of Fame for the year 2019. The awards ceremony was graced by Basavraj Bommai, Minister of Home, Government of Karnataka, Justice H N Nagmohan Das, Former Justice of High Court of Karnataka, N Bhaskar Rao, Commissioner of Police, Bengaluru, Dr K R Vice Chancellor, Bengaluru University and M B Jayaram, Chief Mentor and Chairman Emeritus, PRCI.
NTPC won awards in the various categories ranging from CSR campaign, corporate brochure, public affairs campaign, digital newsletter, films, crisis communications, public service advertisements, environmental communication, internal communication campaign, wall calendar etc. NTPC’s stations Unchahar, Simhadri, Talcher Kaniha, WR-I HQs, Mouda, Gadarwara, Singrauli, Varanasi, Bongaigaon including corporate centre bagged awards in various categories. More than 70 companies (both private and public) had participated in the awards.