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Sterlite Copper Celebrates World Youth Skills Day

Thoothukudi, July 16: Sterlite Copper celebrated World Youth Skills Day in Tamira Muthukkal Skill Training Centre, Thoothukudi on 15.07.2016 with the theme, ‘Development to Improve Youth Employment’.

Sterlite Copper is running the Tamira Muthukkal Skill Training Centre since 2014 for supporting the youth to achieve a sustainable development in the competitive environment through the effective training and skill development. 105 youths were trained under the two months vocational training courses, i.e., Tally, Electrician and Sewing Machine Operation, out of which 70 students received employment through campus placement drive.

As part of “World Youth Skills Day” celebration, Competitions were conducted for the youth in Essay Writing, Elocution and Quiz. The youth from electrician trade demonstrated working models to conserve water and energy.

The guests Mr D Nagendran, District Employment Officer, Thoothukudi and Mr Satyapriya, Head Legal, Sterlite Copper distributed certificates and prizes to the youth in the presence of Dr Kailasam, Chief Medical Officer and Head CSR, Sterlite Copper.

About Vedanta Limited (Formerly Sesa Sterlite Limited)

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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For further information, please contact:

M Esakkiappan

Head – Public Relations
Vedanta Limited (Sterlite Copper – Tuticorin Division)
Tel: +91 461 424 2953
Mob.: +91 82200 54113


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