VV Mineral Celebrates May Day, Organies Cricket Tournament For Workers

Raises Bar for Fitness of all its employees and pledges to fight against child labour

In its endeavor to enhance efficiency of all its employees, workers and community, the management and employees at various establishments of V.V. Mineral (VVM) observed 'May Day' ' on Thursday, 1st May . The company organised a cricket tournament near its establishment, VV Titanium Pigments at NPR ground, Siva Nagar, Meelavittan Road, Tuticorin district in which four teams of VVTi employees namely Titanium, Hafnium, Zirconium & Rutherfodium participated. The sporting event was well attended by local audiences from nearby areas especially school children who gathered in large numbers to witness the cricket match. Rutherfodium won the final match played between Hafnium & Rutherfodium.

To mark the May Day celebrations, VV Mineral organised a function after the Final cricket match at their factory premises. Mr. M Palanisamy, AGM, P&M in his welcome address appreciated the efforts put up by employees and workers at VVM. The Chief Guest Mr. Appavu Samraj, Deputy Chief Inspector of Factories, Tuticorin distributed prizes to the Winners, Runners -Up, Man of Match and Man of the Series. (Names to be included) He also distributed prizes and certificates to select employees who exhibited extraordinary grit at workplace and for accomplishing highest productivity at work.

Mr. V. Subramanian, Director - V V Group of Companies, delivering May Day message said: "On May Day , we pledge ourselves to create a healthier environment for all our workers and community in a sustained manner. We are committed to the cause of fighting child labour and optimise the productivity of our employees by leveraging best HR practices as a socially responsible company."

Mr. M Balaji, DGM, Projects gave vote of thanks to all the participants and the event culminated after the National Anthem.

With safety, health and environment protection high on its corporate agenda, VVM is committed to conducting business with a strong environment conscience, so as to ensure sustainable development, safe work places and enrichment of the quality of life of its employees, customers and the community.

About VV Mineral

V.V. Mineral is India's largest Mining, Manufacturer and Exporter of heavy minerals. It employs around 50,000 workers. It is an IMS certified company having its operation in Tamilnadu, AP and looking forward to expand in neighboring states and countries as well. It is a part of VV Group, a conglomerate having interest in Agro, Cements, Chemicals, Sugars etc.