Rourkela: Senior Mandarin, Bishnupada Sethi has been presented with Prestigious Distinguished Alumnus Award 2020 by the National Institute of Technology, Rourkela.
1995 Batch IAS, Mr.Sethi, who is Principal Secretary Revenue and Disaster Management, Government of Odisha was presented the Award by Odisha Governor, Ganeshi Lal in the Convocation Ceremony held here on 21 March.
President of India, Ram Nath Kovind grace the occasion as Chief Guest, while Union Minister Steel, Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan, Jual Oram, MP and Naba Kishore Das, Minister Health & Family Welfare joined as Guests of Honor.
Mr.Sethi, who earned laurels handling as natural disasters ably as Special Relief Commissioner and Managing Director Odisha State Disaster Management Authority has been honored by NIT Rourkela.
Mr.Sethi, has been awarded the Prestigious Distinguished Alumnus Award for his exemplary accomplishment in Management of Disasters.
Center for Alumni Relations of NIT Rourkela organized the Award Presentation in the 18th Convocation of the Prestigious Institute, where Director Prof.Animesh Biswas graced the occasion.