Scitech Soymate Training Programme conducted for Women Self-Help Groups in Jalgaon District, Maharashtra

Science and Technology Park, Pune (Scitech Park, Pune) supported by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India and District Planning Committee, Jalgaon in association with National Rural Livelihood Mission, Jalgaon had conducted a one day training programme on “Supplementary Income Opportunities for Women Self-Help Groups based on Innovative Technology for Soy Milk and Allied Product Preparation” at District Planning Auditorium, Jalgaon on Tuesday, 31st October, 2017.

Training was conducted by Mr. Sanmati Shetgar, Science and Technology Park, Pune for the Women Self-Help Groups from Jalgaon District with Practical Demonstration on Handling, Operation and Maintenance of Portable Innovative Scitech Soymate Machine.

Approximately, 245 women from 25 Self-Help Groups attended the training programme. During the one day training programme Scitech Soymate Machines and certificates were distributed by Mr. Dinesh Wagh, District Planning Officer, Jalgaon, Ms. Priyanka Bokil, Assistant District Planning Officer, Jalgaon and Mr. Deshmukh, Police Inspector, Jalgaon. The innovative soymate machines are easy to operate, handy, efficient and require very little maintenance. This lightweight and cost effective machines can be carried from place to place and is an efficient mode for income generation among women self help groups.