Monday, October 3, 2022

BBMU Mangkolemba conducts training & exposure

Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana- Nagaland State Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAN-NSRLM), Block Mission Management Unit (BMMU) Mangkolemba facilitated a training-cum-exposure visit on areca leaf plate making on August 23 at M/S Eco Friendly Areca Leaf Plate Making Unit, Dimapur.
In a press release, BMMU Mangkolemba informed that the training-cum-exposure was supported by National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) Nagaland Regional Office and organised by Tia Ajem Self Help Group (SHG).
Resource person, proprietor of the unit, Azupa Chophi highlighted the visiting team on the manufacturing procedures, benefits and market potential of areca leaf plates. He also stressed on the job opportunities it provides to the local community.
The team further discussed on the health benefits and environmental importance areca leaf plate provides in contrast to plastic and bagasse plates. At the end of the session, a demonstration/practical session was conducted.