Tata Steel celebrates International Day of Yoga
The Sports Department of Tata Steel today organised a Yoga camp at the JRD Tata Sports Complex. More than 4,000 people joined the camp taking advantage of the wonderful weather. The participants consisted of all age groups who together enjoyed performing the asanas scheduled.
As a precursor to the event, at 5:30 AM, serene Sitar music started being played in the background. This was followed by blowing of Conch shells and the arrival of Yoga Guruji Mr. Arvind Prasad, who conducted the programme.
International Day of Yoga, or Yoga Day as it is referred to, is celebrated annually on June 21st since its inception in 2015. The International Day for Yoga was declared unanimously by the United Nations General Assembly. Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual practice, which originated in India.
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Tata Steel Group is among the top global steel companies with an annual crude steel capacity of 33 million tonnes per annum (MTPA). It is one of the world's most geographically-diversified steel producers, with operations and commercial presence across the world. The group (excluding SEA operations) recorded a consolidated turnover of US $22.67 billion in the financial year ending March 31, 2019. In 2018, Tata Steel acquired Bhushan Steel Ltd (now renamed as Tata Steel BSL Ltd). A Great Place to Work-CertifiedTM organisation, Tata Steel Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, associates and joint ventures, is spread across five continents with an employee base of over 65,000.
Tata Steel retained the Industry Leader position in FY18 and ranked second overall in the DJSI assessment, 2017. The Company has been recognised as the Climate Disclosure Leader in ‘Steel category’ by CDP (2017). Besides being a member of the World Steel Climate Action Programme, Tata Steel has won several awards including the Prime Minister’s Trophy for the best performing integrated steel plant for 2016-17, ‘Corporate Strategy Award’ by Mint (2018), Golden Peacock Award for Risk Management (2018) and Best Risk Management Framework & Systems Award (2019) by CNBC TV18. The Company also received the ‘Most Ethical Company’ award from Ethisphere Institute for the eight time (2019), Steel Sustainability Champion (2018) by the World Steel Association, Dun & Bradstreet Corporate Awards (2019), Golden Peacock HR Excellence Award by Institute of Directors (2018), ‘Best Companies To Work For’ recognition by Business Today, 'Asia's Best Integrated Report' award by the Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards (2017), among several others.
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