Bangalore: One more candidate from Jammu and Kashmir has qualified for World Skills India National Competition leading to the World Skills Competition, Russia-2019.
According to a statement, Mohammad Adeeb Butt (19), resident of Jammu got first position in the skill category Beauty Therapy at the India-Skills South Regional Competition held in Bangalore.
Earlier, five candidates from J&K qualified in mobile robotics, mechanical CAD, graphic designing, patisserie and confectionary trades.
The winners of the regional level skill competition will further participate in the World Skills India national level competitions leading to the World Skills Competition to be held at Kazan, Russia in 2019. The national skill competition will be held in July-August this year.
It is the first time that J&K has send a team of skilled candidates to participate in the regional level skill competitions which are being held in different phases across India.
J&K Skill Development Mission (JKSDM) in collaboration with its partnering institutions NIT- Srinagar, IHM -Srinagar, Central University Jammu, NIELIT, SSMD-Baramulla and Arena Animation have been providing training and guidance to the candidates for the said skill competition.