- DRDO Skill Development Center opens up in Pilakhuwa UP for fire safety purposes.
- Defense Minister discussed the importance of Skills in human civilization and how every era has adapted new skills.
- Rajnath Singh pointed out India`s Government`s focus on Skill Development and its schemes like- ‘Pradhan Mantri Gramin Kaushal Vikas Yojna’ and Urban Skill Development Scheme.
- ‘Center for Fire Explosives & Environment Safety’ Skill Development will create new dawn for India.
The Defense Minister of India, Shri Rajnath Sing today attended the inauguration of the Skill Development Center at Pilakhuwa in Uttar Pradesh. In the event, Singh promised that Skill Center will become the ’Center of Excellence.
The Defense Minister lauded the DRDO for creating Masks, PPE Kits, ‘ToT’, testing labs, free patent industries like ‘Tejas’ and ‘Arjun Tank’, and a skill development center.
Rajnath Singh noted that people hardly know what to do during a fire, the drill for extinguishing a fire, safety protocols are all theoretical so he suggested the dignitaries to impart basic knowledge within the people.
The lessons of Shock Tube test facility, Water Mist Simulation facility, Fire test & Evaluation facility, and Fire protective suit evaluation facility will be given to the firefighter heroes to develop their training, noted Rajnath Singh.