As per the direction of Central Vigilance Commission, the Department observed 'Vigilance Awareness Week' from 29.10.2012 to 03.11.2012
The Pledge related to the celebration of the Vigilance Awareness Week was administered to the officers and staff on DST and DSIR on 29.10.2011 at 11 A.M near the Flag-post in DST complex Dr. B.P. Singh, Sc-'G' and Chief Vigilance Officer, DST and Shri Indu Bhaskar, Sc-'F' & Chief Vigilance Officer, DSIR administered the Pledge in Hindi and English respectively.
On 30.10.2012, "Just-A-Minute" speech competition and on 31.10.2012, Essay Writing Competition on selected current topics were organized.
The closing ceremony of the Vigilance Awareness Week was held on 02.11.2012 at 02.30 P.M in Seminar Hall, DST, which was attended by the officers and staff of DSIR. An entertaining and informative cultural programme was organized besides distribution of prizes for the winners of the above mentioned competitions.