The officers and staff of South Central Railway took “Sadbhavana Day Pledge” today i.e. on 20th August, 2020. At SCR Headquarters, the pledge was administered by Shri Gajanan Mallya, General Manager, South Central Railway to the officers and staff of General Administration Wing. The Pledge reads as follows:-
“I take this solemn pledge that I will work for the emotional oneness and harmony of all the people of India regardless of caste, region, religion or language. I further pledge that I shall resolve all differences among us through dialogue and constitutional means without resorting to violence”.
The birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Late Shri Rajiv Gandhi on 20th August is observed as “Sadbhavana Diwas” every year. The theme of Sadbhavana is to promote National Integration and Communal Harmony among people of all religions, languages and regions. The idea behind observance of “Sadbhavana Diwas” is to eschew violence and to promote goodwill among the people.
The Pledge was administered by the Principal Head of Departments at headquarters and all six divisional offices of Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntur, Guntakal and Nanded Divisions to their respective officers and staff.