Chennai: South India’s leading jewellery brand, Vummidi Bangaru Jewellers felicita Sanjoy Pramanik, who represented India and won a Bronze medal at the 45th Worldskills Kazan Challenge 2019 at Russia in Jewellery designing and manufacturing. Mr Rajeev Garg, Executive Director and C.E.O., Gem & Jewellery Skill Council of India graced the occasion along with Mr. Amarendran Vummidi, to felicitate the youngster.
Indian contingent won four medals and 15 medallions of excellence at the world’s biggest International vocational skill competition that was held this year in Russia, taking India to the 13h position out of 63 countries that participated in the International skilling event.
Sanjoy Pramanik, who was trained at VBJ’s Creative Centre, was supported by the Gem & Jewellery Skill Council of India (GJSCI) and was part of a 48 member Indian contingent sent by the National Skill Development Council (NSDC) that took part in 44 skill segments. The team returned with a record breaking four medals one gold, one silver and two bronze.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Rajeev Garg, Executive Director and C.E.O., Gem & Jewellery Skill Council of India said, “Sanjoy has not only brought laurels to the country but has established India on the maps of jewellery design in the world. The International World Skills forum is a prestigious platform for the youth to showcase their skill and at the same time learn new techniques and skill sets from experts from across the globe. With the support from NSDC and Vummidi Bangaru Jewellers, we are glad that we could perfect his skills in jewellery designing and manufacturing bringing home the country’s first ever medal in the jewellery design category.