THDC India Limited (THDCIL) successfully organized 19th Inter Central Power Sector PSUs (ICPSU) Carom Tournament from 13.10.2016 to 16.10.2016 at THDC Community Center, Rishikesh. Sh. Muhar Mani, General Manager, (Tehri-Stage-I) the Chief Guest of the Prize Distribution Ceremony gave away the prizes to the winners. In Women Section Team NHPC stood First, THDC came Second and POWERGRID was Third. In Men’s Section Team of Ministry of Power stood First, NEEPCO came Second and CEA was Third.
It is to mention that 19TH carom tournament for ICPSU was being organized by THDCIL under the aegis of Power Sports Control Board (PSCB) w.e.f. 13th to 16th October, 2016 at Rishikesh. On first day of the tournament Sh. S.K. Biswas, D(P), THDCIL, hoisted the flag of PSCB and lightened the lamp with other officials and thereafter commenced the game.
There are total 10 Central Power Sector PSUs Men Carom Teams participated in the tournament. These follows as such : 1.THDC India Ltd. 2. Ministry of Power 3 REC 4. SJVN Ltd. 5. BBMB 6.PFC 7. PGCIL 8. NEEPCO 9. CEA 10. NHPC Ltd.
There are 06 Women Carom Teams participated in the event which were: 1.THDC India Ltd. 2. Ministry of Power 3 NHPC Ltd. 4. SJVN Ltd. 5. PGCIL 6. NEEPCO. Total 60 matches were played amongst 10 Men Carom Team and 30 matches were played amongst 06 Women Carom Team.
THDCIL is one of the premier hydro power generators in the country with installed capacity of 1450 MW with commissioning of Tehri & Koteshwar Dam & Wind Power at Patan, Gujarat to its credit and is bestowed with 'Mini Ratna-Category-I & Schedule 'A' Status.