Bengaluru, December 09, 2016: Sobha Limited, the realty major and one of the most admired and trusted brands in India, has been honoured with the ‘TMA-HLL CSR 2016’ award by Trivandrum Management Association (TMA) – an affiliate of the All-India Management Association (AIMA), at an award ceremony held yesterday. The award, which was presented by Justice P. Sathasivam, Hon’ble Governor of Kerala, recognises Sobha’s sterling contribution in social work.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. J.C. Sharma, Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Sobha Limited said, “This is indeed a joyous occasion for all of us. We are humbled and delighted to receive such a prestigious award. Since our inception, it has been our endeavour to work towards enriching the life of people in need and make a meaningful contribution to the society.This award not only recognises our efforts but also motivates us to strive harder to uplift the poorest of the poor and transform their lives.”
The CSR award was instituted in 2012 by TMA in association with HLL Lifecare Ltd. Each year, the award is presented to an outstanding company for their CSR initiatives and social commitments. Sobha Limited was selected after a careful and thorough evaluation of its dedicated work, achievements, impact and contributions that have touched the lives of around 11,000 people.
The award was presented during the inaugural session of TRIMA 2016– the Annual Management Convention of Trivandrum Management Association. Besides Justice P. Sathasivam, the award ceremony also witnessed the presence of S. Ramnath, President TMA; Dr. M.I. Sahadulla, Chairman, TRIMA; Prasad Unnikrishnan, Director, Infrastructure, Government & Healthcare, KPMG Advisory Services; K.E. Faizal, Chairman, KEF Holdings; Sreekanth P. Krishnan, Chairman, CSR Committee; and G. Unnikrishnan, Secretary TMA.