Achievement by MoFPI

Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) released one notification which includes achievement and progress report of MoFPI after the parliamentary election.

Achievements of MoFPI during first 100 days of New Government

1. Completion of 55 Projects under PMKSY

Of the targeted 58 projects under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sampada Yojana (PMKSY), 54 projects have been completed accounting for about 94% of the target the details of which are as follows:

  • Mega Food Parks-1

  • Cold Chain-41

  • Unit Scheme-8

  • Backward and Forward Linkage-2

  • Food Testing Laboratories:3

Smart Agro Mega Food Park in Nizamabad District, Telengana inaugurated on 06.09.2019.

  • The above projects are expected to leverage private investment of Rs.1140 crore against subsidy outgoing of Rs.381 crore.

2. Sanction of New Projects under PMKSY

106 new following projects have been sanctioned with grants-in-aid of Rs.572.02 crore which are expected to leverage private investment of Rs.1462.58 crore:

  • Cold Chain: 30

  • Agro-processing Clusters:10

  • Unit scheme-66

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3. Transparency Measures

Dashboard for monitoring expenditure progress under PMKSY and feedback receipt system from the promoters/beneficiaries of PMKSY Schemes have been developed.

Achievements of Technical Institutes under MoFPI

Achievements of IIFPT

  • Five new products developed (3 from traditional rice varieties and two from millet based)

  • One patent filed

  • New sensor device developed for measuring moisture and temperature in grain storage to monitor grain quality by using mobile App.

  • India’s first indigenous food 3D printer

  • Millet ice cream technology was transferred to M/s AP Fresh, Trichy on 28.08.2019.

Achievements of NIFTEM

  • Pilot plants are commissioned, put in use by licensed users and for other corporate trials. About a dozens of products are standardized for commercial production.

  • NIFTEM Kiosk (An outlet of various products) is made ready.

  • A new lab on Agriculture and Environmental Science is made ready for commissioning

Source: MoFPI Website

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