Skill Development Minister announces IndiaSkills 2020
Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, has announced the opening of online registrations for IndiaSkills 2020, a biennial competition to which provides a platform for skilled and talented Indian youngsters to showcase their abilities at regional and national level competitions in over 50 skills. Regionally it will be organized in four zones , culminating at the national competition in Delhi. Winners of IndiaSkills will then get a chance to represent the country at the WorldSkills International Competition to be held in China in 2021. The competitions will be organized by states and will be supported by National Skill Development Corporation, in partnership Sector Skill Councils, Industry Partners, Corporates and Academic Organizations. The 22 winners of Indiaskills 2018 and their experts had represented the country with their outstanding performance at the WorldSkills International 2019 (WSK), held in Kazan, Russia. India ranked 13th among 63 countries that participated at WorldSkills International 2019.