No. of Active Qualified Master Trainers - 480

Food Domain - 374

EDP - 118

Details of Qualified Master Trainers

No. of Qualified District Level Trainers - 717

Food Domain - 510

EDP - 207

Details of Qualified District Level Trainers

Nominations for District Resource Person -2337

Total No. of States Covered - 32

Total No. of Districts Covered - 530

No. of Qualified District Resource Persons In-Position - 605

Total no of DLC Recommended Beneficiaries Trained - 712

Total no of Beneficiaries category 2 Trained - 6103

The state of the world today teaches us that a (Atmanirbhar Bharat) "Self-reliant India" is the only path. Ministry of Food Processing Industry (MoFPI) has launched the PM FME scheme under the Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan with the aim to enhance the competitiveness of existing individual micro-enterprises in the unorganized segment of the food processing industry and promote formalization of the sector. The scheme to be implemented over a period of five years from 2020-21 to 2024-25 with a total outlay of Rupees 10,000 crore. The scheme has a special focus on supporting Groups engaged in Agri-food processing such as Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs), Self Help Groups (SHGs) and Producers Cooperatives along their entire value chain. Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI), in partnership with the State/UT Governments, will provide financial, technical and business support for upgradation of existing micro food processing enterprises.