A three-day exhibition of products made by women self-help groups promoted under Swarna Jayanthi Shahari Rozgar Yojana has offered a much-needed marketing outlet to the urban groups.
The exhibition with about 20 stalls was opened on Saturday.
An array of products, including cloth bags, disinfectants, pottery, dress material, home décor items, herbal, and food products are on display. Self-help groups are offered guidance and counselling on getting loans by bankers.
Community groups would be offered vocational training. T.P. Poonachi, Minister for Khadi and Village Industries, R. Manohar, chief whip, and Collector Jayashree Muralidharan visited the exhibition and appreciated the efforts of the groups.
Community groups will be offered vocational training