Contrary to the common perception, a large percent of women in India work. The National data collection agencies accept the fact that there is a serious under-estimation of women's contribution as workers. However, there are far fewer women in the paid workforce than there are men.
Jawaharlal Nehru had said “You can tell the condition of the nation by looking at the status of women.”
The Industrial Training Institute (ITI), Thaltej was established in October 2000 following the order of Gujarat Government, under the auspices of the Labor & Employment Department, Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar.