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Food Security Groups : Kongra Women Food Security Group Under ATMA, Anjaw District

Success of Food Security Groups Under ATMA : Kongra Women Food Security Group.

Success of Food Security Groups Under ATMA : Kongra Women Food Security Group.

Success of Food Security Groups Under ATMA : Kongra Women Food Security Group.

Success of Food Security Groups Under ATMA : Kongra Women Food Security Group.


Kabroya Women Food Security Group of Kongra village, Hayuliang Circle in Anjaw District of Arunachal Pradesh is a Women Food security group sponsored under ATMA programme. Corpus fund entitled for Women Food security group under ATMA programme is a grant of Rs. 10,000/- (Rupees ten Thousand) only. This women SHG brought a great change in the society by proper use of the fund which was used by them for procurement of improved seeds which was later multiplied in their fields. The crop produced was sold in the local market and also during kisan melasvarious other Sate sponsored occasions. The group has now become progressive enough to go for establishment of processing unit too.

Major trust now is on establishment of a multi-product drying unit which aims to handle post harvest drying of Large cardamom and also king chilly, a pickle making unit etc. During 2015-16, ATMA had arranged exposure visit for the SHG to ICAR Research Center for N.E.H Region at Umium,  Barapani, Shillong which was led by Smt. Sushila Towsik (Mobile No. 9436695173). The visiting team visited various activities of ICAR and also interacted with some successful SHGs in villages of Meghalaya. Presently the Kabroya Women Food Security Group is working efficiently and very transparently as a cohesive group. The group has also taken up initiatives in organic agriculture and has started production of vermin compost in their villages. 

The Kabroya Women Food Security Group is now planning to develop a honey bee production centre because of huge potential of honey bee rearing and honey production. Necessary liasoning among Agri. and allied sector is under process for success in apiculture.

This group has became an example among the whole women community of Anjaw district.