Badge of Honour
Shri Sanjay Pal, Sci D, Institute for System Studies & Analyses (ISSA), Delhi, has been awARDEd a Silver Badge by Dr CP Thakur, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare and Chairman, Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS), for donating blood more than 25 times. This medal was awARDEd to him at the All India Voluntary Blood Donation Day organised by the Indian Red Cross Society, Delhi, on l October 2000. Shri Sanjay Pal has been donating blood for the last 12 years and has made 45 donations till date (39 for IRCS and 9 elsewhere). One blood donation consists of 300 ml of blood. He has been earlier rewARDEd by WHO and Lions Club and has also received a Commendation Certificate from IRCS for outstanding contribution during Kargil conflict.
Shram Devi Award
Best Paper/Essay Award
Shri PE Yadav, TA 'A' Armament Research & Development Establishment (ARDE), Pune, was awARDEd when his essay titled Corrosion and its Prevention was adjudged the Best Entry in the All India Essay Competition organised by the Roorkee Technicians Chapter of the Institution of Engineers (India) .