On March 24, DCNS India contributed to Clean Ganga Fund*, an initiative with the main objective to contribute to the India’s national effort of cleaning the river Ganga. Through its donation, DCNS India, as part of DCNS Group, a leader in naval defence and a major player in marine renewable energy, strives to meet its sustainable development and its social responsibilities.
DCNS India’s contribution will enable to tackle major challenges posed to Ganga, holy river of India, in a comprehensive approach adopted by Government of India, through four different modes, wastewater management, solid waste management, industrial pollution and riverfront development.
Bernard Buisson, Managing Director of DCNS India noted: “DCNS India is proud to contribute to Swachh Bharat (Clean India) Mission, in order to ensure effective abatement of pollution and conservation of Ganga River. As a major partner of MDL and the Indian Navy through the P75 submarines program, DCNS Group endeavours to create long-term added value in its activities while respecting the environment and ocean protection. The Group places corporate responsibility at the heart of its sustainable growth.”