Training for women

KOCHI: KITCO has organised a training programme for women in food processing in January and February. This is being done in association with the Industries Department and Kerala Institute for Entrepreneurship Development. For details, contact the Principal Consultant, H.R.D. Wing, Kitco Limited, PB number 1,820, Ravipuram, M.G. Road, Kochi - 682 016. - Staff Reporter

INFAM plea

KOCHI: The Indian Farmers Movement (INFAM) has said that the State Government is solely responsible for increased toxicity of the Periyar, which has led to destruction of fisheries and agricultural resources. . The agencies concerned must ensure that factories on either side of the river let out effluents only after they were properly treated, said M.C. George, national trustee of the movement. - Staff Reporter