Government officials visit the food production units

07 Apr 2018 KHPT Photo credit:

TM Vijaybhaskar, Additional Secretary and Development Commissioner, Government of Karnataka, Hepsiba Rani, CEO of Kalaburgi, along with other officials visited Chincholi’s food production unit set up as part of the Multi sectoral Nutrition pilot project. The team interacted with the SHG members who run the plant to understand the end to end operations of the unit.  They also visited Anawar, an intervention village and had discussions with village nutritional volunteers, project supervisors and beneficiaries including adolescents girls.

“This project is much needed and very important. Everyone must come together to make this intervention. This includes the different departments, people’s representatives, Panchayat Raj institutions.” said Mr Vijaybhaskar.

Mr Vijaybhaskar also visited Devadurga plant along with Dr Goutham Bagadi, District Commissioner of Raichur and Abhiram G Shankar, CEO of Raichur. He appreciated the standards of cleanliness and hygiene maintained in the units and suggested his team that similar systems should be considered and reinforced in WCD department run supplementary production units too.