The Kerala Institute for Research, Training and Development of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (KIRTADS) here is organising a 10-day workshop in ornament manufacturing for women in the age group 18-48 from Scheduled Tribes (ST).

The workshop named ‘Khungroo' aims at giving vocational training for women and finding market for their products. Women's Self-Help Groups of not less than three members can participate in the training programme.

Applications prepared in white paper should contain details of age and caste and should be attested by the local Tribal Extension Officer, Tribal Development Officer or Integrated Tribal Development Project Officer.

Members of the same group can give a single application. The applications super-scribed as ‘Khungroo- ornament manufacturing workshop' should be sent to the Deputy Director (Training), KIRTADS, Chevayur, Kozhikode-17. For more details contact Ph: 2356805 or 2357329, a press release said.