CIRCOT bagged the coveted award for outstanding work in Official Language for 2016-17 from amongst 91 Mumbai based central offices. The award in the form of Rajbhasha Shield and Certificate was received by Director Dr. P.G. Patil on May 31, 2017 from the President, Town Official Language Implementation Committee (TOLIC), Mumbai and GM, Western Railway Shri. A.K. Gupta on the occasion of the six-monthly meeting of the TOLIC, which is constituted by Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India and oversees the implementation of Official Language Hindi in all central government offices, autonomous bodies, banks and undertakings.