CSIR-NISCAIR, New Delhi, has been awarded the second prize under the medium category offices (empanelled under TOLICs) for the best performance in implementing Rajbhasha policies among institutions for the year 2017-2018. The award was given in the annual meeting of Town Official Language Implementation Committee (North Delhi) held at the National Agricultural Science Complex (NASC), New Delhi, on 22 June 2018.
This was a proud moment for the institute as this was the third year in succession that CSIR-NISCAIR received this award. During the last two years 2015-16 and 2016-17, the institute won the first prize under the same category. Besides this, last year CSIR-NISCAIR also bagged the first prize for Rajbhasha Patrika Sanchetna under the house magazine category.
This year, Nodal Officer from CSIR-NISCAIR, Smt. Meenakshi Gaur, Senior Translator, has also been felicitated for coordination and contribution in the Coordination Committee of TOLICs.
The awards were conferred by the Town Official Language Implementation Committees (TOLICs), North Delhi, which have been constituted in various towns all through the nation for ensuring progress of implementation of Hindi language. TOLICs (North Delhi) comprise 56 offices.