No. of Active Qualified Master Trainers - 660

Food Domain - 519

EDP - 141

No. of Qualified Active District Level Trainers - 1114

Food Domain - 689

EDP - 425

Nominations for District Resource Persons - 5087

Total No. of States Covered - 32

Total No. of Districts Covered - 530

No. of Qualified District Resource Persons In-Position - 1904

Total no of DLC Recommended Beneficiaries Trained - 26830

Total no of Seed Capital Beneficiaries Trained - 40887

Total no of Beneficiaries category 2 Trained - 6687

Grand Total - 74404

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.