8. A statement of the boards, councils, committees and other bodies consisting of two or more persons constituted as its part or for the purpose of its advice, and as to whether meetings of those boards, councils, committees and other bodies are open to the public, or the minutes of such meetings are accessible for public
Such bodies are constituted at Corporate level for Steel Authority of India Limited itself such as National Joint Committee for Steel, Committee for Production and Productivity, Joint Committee on Safety, Health, Environment in Steel Industry etc.
Representatives from Durgapur Steel Plant from both the Management and the employees’ side are participants in such committees and are actively involved in the decision making process therein. The decisions of these bodies are implemented at Plant level.
For larger employee engagement, workers’ unions play important role.
For promotion of Ancillary industries and to support the organization’s efforts towards nurturing small-scale industries in the area, a Plant Level Advisory Committee is functioning regularly with members from DSP, representatives of the local small scale industries and the State Government.