DIBRUGARH, Dec 20 - Pranjit Deka, Executive Director, Human Resources and Administration, Oil India Limited (OIL), has been presented the ‘Pride of Assam’ award by the Employers Branding Institute – India. The Institute had accorded recognition to various organisations of the State, including this newspaper. The awards were conferred in Guwahati recently.
Deka was given the award for contribution to the field of human resource. The OIL has also been given an award for the ‘Best Education Project’ for its CSR project, ‘OIL Dikhya’.
Deka, a civil engineer with a degree in Management (HR) and certified petroleum manager, has been working in the HR verticals, especially in employee relations, personnel, learning and development, CSR, public affairs, corporate communication and administration domains of OIL at the company’s field headquarters at Duliajan for the last 12 years.
As Executive Director (HR&A), he is in charge of the overall HR functions of the company at Duliajan, and is responsible for policy formation and strategic decision making in diverse areas.
With the experience of working with diverse communities at the grassroots level, Deka is actively associated with various social organisations and public institutions.