Joint Secretary, Ministry of Textiles Inaugurates IL&FS Skills Centre at Bangalore
On February 8th 2013, Mr. V. Srinivas, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, inaugurated IL&FS Skills Centre at Yeshwantpur in Bangalore, Karnataka.
The newly built centre runs skills development programmes in the apparel sector for the youth under the Integrated Skills Development Scheme (ISDS). The Scheme is an initiative undertaken by the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India to upgrade the skills of textile workers/handloom weavers and increase employability in the textiles and handloom sector.
Under this Scheme, IL&FS Skills has launched STICH (Skills Training in Textile Clothing and Handicrafts), a flagship programme to facilitate training and meet requirements for skilled workers in the dedicated sector.