Minister of State launched the Human Resource and Skill Requirement reports across 24 sectors in India which will serve as the baseline for all skill development initiatives being planned across the country. The idea behind the Skill Gap Studies is to understand which sectors are likely to face the biggest gaps. He said, it is imperative for us to plan the skilling of future workforce of India on the basis of these reports.
According to the report on Construction material, despite its significance in the growth of construction industry in India, the bricks making sector has received very less attention in terms of Policy actions and Development initiatives. Some of the major initiatives that resulted in shifting the sector from a large polluting sector to a less polluting sector by mandating up-gradation of brick klin firing technologies from moving chimney bull trench kilns to fixed chimney bull trench kilns.
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