States, UTs gear up for IndiaSkills Regional Competitions

News Desk, News Nation 360 : Participants from all States and Union Territories in India are gearing up to compete at the IndiaSkills Regional Competitions 2021, the biggest showcase event of skills in India. Recently, NSDC concluded the state-level competitions for IndiaSkills and the zonal level competitions will kickstart from October 2021 onwards. The winners from the zonal round will further compete for IndiaSkills National Competition which is scheduled for December 2021. Platforms like IndiaSkills and WorldSkills instil a sense of pride in the youth and enables them to see the importance of skilling in today’s day and age. Leading with examples are some of our champions who have made an exemplary mark at IndiaSkills and WorldSkills Championships and are doing well in the professions. The winners of the IndiaSkills competition will get a chance to undergo best-in-class industry training to prepare for the WorldSkills International Competition scheduled in Shanghai, China on 12-17 October 2022. Called the ‘Olympic of Skills’, WorldSkills is a biennial event that sees participation from all over the world as skilled and talented youth come on a platform to compete for top honours across multiple skills and trades. In the last WorldSkills Competition held in Kazan, Russia, in 2019, India finished 13th out of 63 countries that participated in the global competition. More than 1,350 competitors participated from 63 countries across 56 skills and trades and team India returned with the best-ever finish by winning one Gold, one Silver and two Bronze medals along with 15 Medallions of Excellence across key skills.

Report : Anustup Kundu