S/Shri Sankar Sahu, Gopal Chandra Roul, Nityananda Giri and Shyam Sundar Majhi, all Technicians, at Proof and Experimental Establishment (PXE), Balasore, were awARDEd Viswakarma Rashtriya Puraskar (C)-2004, by the Ministry of Labour & Employment, Government of India, for their innovative approach in Recovery Technique of Fired Projectiles.

Shri Sankar Sahu receiving Vishwakarma Rashtriya Puraskar

The group was awARDEd cash prize and a certificates of merit at a function held on 17 September 2005 at the Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi.