Dimapur, July 11: Agricultural Technology Management Agency (ATMA) Changtongya Block in collaboration with Grace Society CBR Forum conducted training on Value Addition of Seasonal Fruits to Village Disable People’s Organization leaders on July 10 at Changtongya Town. The resource persons were Temsutola Jamir, Block Technology Manager (BTM) Changtongya Block and Moaienla, Technical Officer (TO) KVK, Mokokchung.
Altogether 31 leaders of Village Disable Peoples’ Organization (VDPO) and 6 staffs including the Director of Grace Society Community Based Rehabilitation Forum attended the training.
The objective of the training was to teach the specially abled persons how to preserve and make various edible items from the seasonal fruits and vegetables available in their area, and thereby contributing to the society as well as enhance their income for livelihood.
The feature of the training includes making tomato Sauce, Mango and Green Chilly Pickles and preparing Pineapple Squash.
The director of Grace Society CBR Forum thanked the ATMA Officials for conducting the said training at the grassroot level and thereby, encouraging the specially abled section of the society in becoming self-reliant as well as contributing to the Society as a whole. (Page News Service)