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Through the wings of Kushal, Indian construction workers fly internationally  Aug 05, 2015

A Press Conference was held on 5th August, 2015 to announce Kushal Trained TikamSingh  for Tiling and ParshuramNaik for Bricklaying representing India for the first time under the category of Construction and Building Technology in their respective skill categories. Kushal is indeed fortunate in having found Sponsor in Finolex and Mr. Prakash Chhabria, Executive Chairman Finolex Industries Ltd., has been magnanimous by Sponsoring Kushal’s World Skills Campaign by giving Rs. 10 lakhs.

At the Press Conference on Dias from Left to Right, Mr. KapilTrimal, Mr. Sameer Belvalkar, Mr. Anil Pharande, Mr. SourabhDhanorkar, Mr. ShantilalKataria, Mr. J P Shroff, Mr. Sanjay Bahadur, Mr. Anuj Bhandari, Mr. AbhijitAchalare& Mr. RupeshBanthia anchoring the Event/Press 

Mr. Saurabh S. Dhanorkar Managing Director of Finolex Industries Limited said, ‘We are very grateful to be associated with such a huge competition which helps unskilled workers develop their skills. Through this competition Indian construction industry will be highly benefitted due to this initiative.
About World Skill International Competition: 
World Skills is an international skills competition for youth that is held in a different member country every two years. Competitors from 17 to 22 years old demonstrate their excellence in a number of different skilled trades and technology contest areas. 
The WorldSkills Competition is held every two years and is the biggest vocational education and skills excellence event in the world that truly reflects global industry. The Competitors represent the best of their peers and are selected from skill competitions in World Skills Member countries and regions. They are all under the age of 23 years. They demonstrate technical abilities both individually and collectively to execute specific tasks for which they study and/or perform in their workplace.
This year TikamSingh  for Tiling and ParshuramNaik for Bricklaying  will be representing India in Brazil with a lot of confidence due to their Bronze Medal winning performance in New Zealand. Along with Mr.Jaiprakash Shroff &Ms.Prerna as experts &Mr.KapilTrimal&Mr.SameerBelvelkar as interpreters.What Kushal intends to do is to make them (competitors )into role models in Construction Sector and showcase what Skilling can do and take individuals with ordinary background to great heights so that Youth can think of Construction Skills and Trades as a serious profession in which they can excel and can see a career path.

 

                                                              
Tikam Singh who shall be representing India at World Skills                            ParusharamNaik who shall be representing India at World Skills
Competition for Skills in ‘Wall & Floor Tiling’ interacting with                           Competition for Skills in ‘Bricklaying’ interacting with Reporters 
Reporters at Press Conference                                                                                 at Press Conference
 
Right now TikamSingh  &ParshuramNaik have landed in Brazil to represent India at the 43rd WorldSkills Competition which shall take place at AnhembiParque, São Paulo, Brazil from 11 to 16 August 2015.
 
 
Dignitaries visited ‘The Spires’ : World Skill Competition Training Site. Site Photograph with Dignitaries and Competitors