Proud occasion for SDI Bhubaneswar, our students came up with flying colors in the India Skills Competition 2018. SDI Students competed for two sectors (Electrical Installation and Welding), for both the trades SDI Trainees brought Gold Medal in India Skills East and in National our Electrical Boy Shri Chakradhar Sahoo awarded with the silver medal.
The ultimate result of determination to be skilled– Sri Ramesh Chandra Gope, the son of a Mason from Ruputola village of Sundargarh District, could not able to complete his higher secondary education as he fails to pay the examination fees due to financial burden of family; but obstacles could not stop his determination to be skillful.He joined SDI, Bhubaneswar in Industrial Welding and completed the skill course , thereby able to represent Odisha in IndiaSkills 2018 at National level after emerging winner of State & Regional level IndiaSkills 2018 competitionas Best Skilled Welder.Though he could not emerge as winner in National level, yet his participation in such a forum brought smiles in his face. His hard work, willingness & passion has put him in a sustainable livelihood for his future prospects.When skills and sympathy will arrive, the smiles will come back!!
Skill became Identity – This proves in the case of an ITI completed boy Sri Chakradhara Sahoowho is the son of a farmer; belongs to Thakurpada village of Khordha district. As a trainee of Industrial Electrician skill course of SDI, he participated in the IndiaSkills 2018 competition in both State & Regional Levels and became the winner in all stages. Being a winner of Odisha state and then Regional IndiaSkills 2018 East, he made his way to the National Competition of IndiaSkills 2018 where he bagged the second spot by winning Silver Medal in his name and brought laurels to SDI, Bhubaneswar and Odisha State. Now he wants to further excel his skill with an aim to represent India in global events.
Now he became eligible for final competition with the Gold Medal winner to excel his skill and achieve the first spot, where can represent India in WorldSkills 2019, scheduled to be held in Kazan, Russia in 2019.