Make in India: CFTRI shows the way in food processing
The Mysuru-based Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI) has organised a number of events to showcase its initiatives towards ‘Make in India’ in food processing during the visit of Union Minister for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan on January 4.
Make in India is an ambitious programme launched by the Government of India to seek leadership role for the country in the manufacturing sector. Accordingly, the CFTRI has been working on innovative solutions in food processing to benefit the industry, farmers and other stakeholders.
During his visit, Dr. Vardhan will address the audience. Pratap Simha, Member of Parliament, and Girish Sahni, Director-General, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research and Secretary, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, will be guests of honour. Ram Rajasekharan, director, CSIR-CFTRI, will preside.