Hosur, Mar 7, 2022: Federation of Indian Granite and Stone Industry (FIGSI) haa announced to set up FIGSI Centre of Stone Excellence at Hosur on Sunday.
The ‘Bhoomi Puja’ for the Centre of Stone Excellence at Hosur was held today and the construction work will start after getting all the statutory requirements from the government departments. It is proposed to be completed within a span of 10-12 months.
“Vivekananda Global University (VGU) is our knowledge partners who are having a global University at Jaipur wherein there are more than 5,000 students and they will be running the entire program of imparting skill development training to the existing workforce, middle level management and senior level management. The skill development will be given also to the unemployed youths in the stone sector,” apprised Mr Ishwinder Singh, President, FIGSI.
In this Centre for Excellence both at Jaipur and Hosur, the Federation will be establishing a Stone Museum of International standards wherein we will be displaying various varieties of Granites and other natural stones in different forms including monuments and artifacts from all over India.
Bhoomi Puja was done by Mr. Ishwinder Singh, President FIGSI along with Mr R. Veeramani Founder President, Mr. R. Sekar, Imm. Past President, Office Bearers, Executive Committee Members, and all the members of the stone fraternity.