We at Prakash Pipes ltd. (PPL) believe that we are inter-twined with the society and it has always been our endeavor to understand the problems of the communities and to try to mitigate the same. For us the success is measured how well we fulfill our economic, environmental and social responsibilities. PPL has always taken an active interest and participation in the social welfare of the community and in rendering assistance for the development of the people in the surrounding areas.
The company’s initiatives towards fulfilling its philosophy of Corporate Social Responsibility include promoting education facilities, primary health centers, hospitals, sports club and places of worship, employment opportunity of the local people, recreation facilities and emphasis on plantation etc.
Being conscious of its responsibility towards society, the management has undertaken several programs for the welfare of the Society and upliftment of the weaker section.
Company has also organized Mid day meals programme through FFL (Food For Life), an nonprofit organization ) in association with ISKCON in which mid day meals are provided every day to the poverty stricken school children in and around Delhi.
Emphasizing on environmental friendly activities, the barren land around the plant has been developed in a green belt by plantation of trees and by initiating the land erosion control measures and enhancing the bio-productivity of land .Moisture of soil has been retained through Rain Water Harvesting System & Recycling of the Waste Water.
PPL has adopted a two fold strategy to counteract the shortage of water in its vicinity. Deep water tube wells have been installed in the villages and training has been imparted to the village residents for maintenance of these tube wells to ensure perennial availability of potable water.
PPL believes that its presence should add to the physical beauty of the surroundings of the town. Therefore, it has taken upon itself, the beautification of public spaces with the concurrence of the local administration. The renovation work includes repairing and construction of Bathing Ghats, Temples, Parks, Roads, Shelter sheds, rang Munch Stages, Bus stands and markets.
Through close knit operations with educational institutions, PPL helps in propagating knowledge, both at the grass root level and to the ageing illiterate population of the surrounding villages, through its non-formal education programme. Besides, it has been regularly undertaking major repair work in various primary schools in its immediate surroundings. It has also constructed many class rooms and provided regular financial assistance for furniture & libraries of schools, besides contributing educational supplies, such as science apparatus, computer and sports kit.
PPL routinely distributes textbooks, school uniforms, notebooks students of schools in the vicinity. This is done to reduce the dropout rate in the area. PPL believes that helping a student by motivating him to complete at least his schooling would enable the child to get a slightly better chance in the outside world.
PPL organizes weekly health camps in its nearby villages with the help of its medical team, comprising of professional doctors and nursing staff. Preliminary check-ups are conducted and medicines distributed free of cost. Besides, the Company organizes camps for family planning, cancer detection, eye care, blood donation, etc on regular basis.