Tata Steel Took a Commendable Action by Hiring 18 Transgender Employees

01 Jul 2022
6 min read

News Synopsis

A big company of India has taken a great step by taking the initiative. Country's giant Tata Steel has appointed 18 transgender personnel in its Common Services Division in Jamshedpur. Tata Steel Limited has taken a great initiative by recruiting 18 'Transgender' employees in its Common Services Division at Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. Giving information in this regard on Thursday, the company said that in December 2021, Tata Steel's West Bokaro division in Jharkhand started this ambitious journey by recruiting 14 transgender workers into Heavy Earth Moving Machinery (HEMM) operators in its mines. He has been appointed in the company by incorporation as This is not the first time that even before this, a total of 97 transgender employees have been recruited at Tata Steel's Kalinganagar, West Bokaro in Odisha and Jamshedpur in Jharkhand.

The Tata Group has been a leader in India's corporate sector for 140 years. It has also been a pioneer in India's social sphere. It has made a significant contribution to nation building. Along with Tata Steel, it also founded prestigious institutions including the Indian Institute of Science, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, and Tata Institute of Fundamental and Research (TIFR).