Padubidri, Nov 24, 2016: Reports confirm that as part of its Grama Swachcha Abhiyaan, Adani Udupi Power Corporation Limited (UPCL) handed over custom-made tiltable dustbins to Padubidri gram panchayat.
Joint president of UPCL Kishore Alva said at least Rs 20 lakh is being spent on the initiative that will be extended to various villages coming under the surrounding gram panchayats. Expressing his gratitude to Padubidri panchayat authorities for supporting the company’s expansion project during the recent public hearing, Alva said, "It is also the first activity under CSR funds at Padubidri. The company is also committed for the development of villages and making Kaup and Udupi Towns as modes," he added.
Alva said a grant of Rs. 2.77 crore will be awarded to Padubidri GP for undertaking various development works under CSR for a period of three years. Acting on the plan of panchayat, UPCL has initiated.