RSP bags 7 prizes in AIRSRC

Rourkela: Horticulture department of Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) won laurels by bagging seven prizes in various categories at the 30th All India Rose Show and Rose Convention organised by Indian Rose Federation at Jamshedpur.

Rose growers, including individuals, institutions, industries and corporate sector, participated in large number in the three-day show that concluded on January 8, RSP sources said here today.

A wide variety of roses in myriad colours were on display. Against stiff competition this year, roses from RSP bagged 7 prizes in different categories.

The show was inaugurated by Jharkhand Governor Syed Ahmed in the presence of H M Nerurkar, MD, Tata Steel and other dignitaries. A team led by H Mishra, AGM, Horticulture received the awards.

In the past several years, RSP roses have won laurels in the All India Rose Shows held at various places in the country. RSP had also won many prizes in the show held at Amravati in 2011.