About India Pride Awards
Dainik Bhaskar and DNA have instituted "India Pride Awards" as a tribute to the
contributions made and excellence determined by the PSUs for building our country. PSU's
have played a vital role towards the development of our nation since Independence. They
have been the pillars of the Indian economy.
India Pride Awards 2009
India Pride Awards 2009 was conducted on 9 October 2009 at Taj Palace New Delhi.
Presided by Shr. P. Chidambaram as the guest of honor, the award function ignited a sense
of pride for the winners of the awards. The winners were chosen by an eminent jury member
team consisting of Justice R. C. Lahoti, C. P. Jain, Sanjay Pugalia, Dr. Uddesh Kohli, Dr. U.
D. Choubey, K. U. Rao and Sanjeev Kotnala.
Winners of India Pride Awards 2009
India Pride Awards'09 Awarded to:
Dr. E. Sreedharan
Life time achievement award
Indian Oil Corporation Limited
Global Impact Indian PSUs
Rural Electrification Corporation Limited
Special Jury Award
For Excellence in Rural India
National Textile Corporation
Editor's Award for
Sick Unit Revival
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd.
Consumer Industry (Gold)
Steel Authority of India Limited
Metals, Minerals & Trade (Gold)
Power Finance Corporation Ltd
Non-Banking Financial Corporation (Gold)
Punjab National Bank
Financial Services: Banks (Gold)
Antrix Corporation Limited
India Image Enhancement (Gold)
Corporate Social Responsibility (Gold)
Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Ltd
Oil & Gas (Gold)
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
Heavy Industries (Gold)
Energy & Power (Gold)
GAIL (India) Limited
Oil & Gas (Silver)