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AAI reiterates its pledge for'Green Future'

Updated: Nov 24, 2016 13:23 IST

New Delhi [India], Nov.24 (ANI): The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has added another feather to its cap by signing an MOU with Ministry of Finance for recycling waste paper of the Ministry of Finance.

This will take place at the AAI's Paper Recycling Unit (a CSR initiative by AAI), Vasant Kunj, New Delhi with a view to promote waste paper recycling as part of 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' and to supply the recycled paper back to the ministry.

On behalf of AAI, Chairman, Dr. Guruprasad Mohapatra signed the MoU with Ms. Annie G. Mathew, Joint Secretary, Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance.

The MoU was exchanged on November 15, by Rakesh Kalra, Regional Executive Director (NR), AAI with Ms. Annie G. Mathew, Jt. Secretary, Department of Expenditure in the presence of Finance Minister Arun Jaitely, Finance Secretary, Secretary (Expenditure) and other senior officers of the Ministry of Finance during a ceremony to mark the beginning of Swachhta Pakhwada and taking Swachhta pledge at the Ministry of Finance.

AAI Paper Recycling unit has already been recycling waste paper for self, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Prime Minister's Office, DGCA, BCAS, CISF, CRPF, Delhi Police, etc. (ANI)