Chhattisgarh region is rich in diamond and other color stone; in near future there is lot of scope in diamond/color stone industry. The council has sponsored short-term training programmes in Gem Identification and Gem Cutting Polishing to provide self-employment opportunities for down trodden class of the society with available potential at local level. |
Training programmes is jointly organised with Chhattisgarh Institute of Gemology (C.I.G.), which is first Gemological Institute in Chhattisgarh State. Training programme is organized on yearly basis. Two training programmes have been organized from 1.11.03 to 1.12.03 & 15.12.03 to 15.1.04 and 30 trainees availed the benefit.