Tuticorin, October 19, 2015: Sterlite Copper, a unit of Vedanta Limited under their Corporate Social Responsibility has initiated the Project Tamira Muthukkal for facilitating skill development training to youths and helping them to earn their living through technical skills in association with Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services Limited (IL&FS).
100 youths were trained under the two months vocational training courses, i.e., Tally (Computer Course), Electrician and Sewing Machine Operation, out of which 60 students got employment through campus placement drive.
At the end of the training course today (19.10.2015) the certificates were distributed to the project beneficiaries at Sterlite Tamira Muthukkal Skill Development School, Thoothukudi. Mr T Mayathevar, General Manager – District Industries Center, Thoothukudi distributed the certificates to the project beneficiaries in the presence of Sterlite Copper Officials Mr C Murugeswaran, Business Head – Acids & Power, Dr R Kailasam, Chief Medical Officer & Head CSR, Mr M Esakkiappan, Head Public Relations and ILFS Regional Head Mr KM Rajan. The trainees have shared their experiences during these skill development courses and expressed their gratitude.
Photo Cut Line: Distribution of Certificates to the project beneficiaries by Mr T Mayathevar, General Manager – District Industries Center, Thoothukudi.
Vedanta Limited (Vedanta Ltd) is a diversified natural resources company, whose business primarily involves exploring and processing minerals and oil & gas. The Company produces oil & gas, zinc, lead, silver, copper, iron ore, aluminium and commercial power and has a presence across India, South Africa, Namibia, Ireland, Australia, Liberia and Sri Lanka.
Vedanta Ltd is the Indian subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Plc, a London-listed company. Sustainable Development is at the core of Vedanta’s strategy, with a strong focus on health, safety and environment and on enhancing the lives of local communities. Vedanta Ltd is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange in India, and has ADRs listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
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