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Skill development training on value addition on fruits, vegetables held

Nagaland News

Dimapur, November 21: CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI) & Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) conducted a 5-day skill development training on value addition on fruits, vegetables and spices from November 15-19 at Nagaland Tool Room & Training Centre (NTTC), Dimapur.

The training programme concluded with a valedictory function on November 19, where the Chief Guest was L. Mongkum, President of BAN (Business Association of Nagas) and the Guest of Honour was Taliwati Longchar IEDS, Joint Director & HoD, MSME Development Institute, Dimapur, informed a press release.
Mongkum Jamir encouraged the trainees to innovate and work towards becoming entrepreneurs who will be able to provide job opportunities to many other young people.
He stressed that in order to excel in any chosen field, skill development is very important and the passion and dedication will determine how successful one can be.
Jamir also reiterated that the BAN is committed to help the entrepreneurs in linking them with various financial institutions and assist in market linkages.
Taliwati Longchar encouraged the trainees to take risk and give value added services in their chosen fields. He also shared about how registering with the MSME would facilitate in aiding the entrepreneurs in availing investments from various financial institutions.

Altogether 32 trainees from Dimapur and Kohima attended the training and were awarded with certificates from CFTRI on completion of the course.
(Page News Service)