Pfutsero, 17 November (MTNews): A 15-day skill development training program on banana fiber extraction and handicrafts was inaugurated by Nagaland MLA Dr Neisatuo Mero on November 16, 2023, at Pfutsero. The event was organized by the Chakhesang Mother’s Association in collaboration with DIC Chozuba and in partnership with the Nagaland Tools and Training Centre, Dimapur.
Addressing the program, Dr Mero expressed his appreciation to the organizers and the department involved. He advised the trainees to maximize this opportunity to acquire valuable skills and technical expertise. Emphasizing the importance of hard work, dedication, and consistency, he encouraged participants to aspire to become successful entrepreneurs.
Dr Mero also highlighted the recent enactment of the Nagaland Municipal Act 2023 during the emergent Assembly session. He anticipated that the upcoming elections for municipal and urban local bodies would contribute to the overall development of the state.
The program, chaired by Avevo Tunyi, featured an invocation by Rev Dr Kuzhopoyo Tunyi of CMCC. The welcome note was delivered by Pfutsero Ward Chairman Vekielie Venuh. Zhonulü Tunyi, President of CMA, shared insights into concerns and challenges, while Cholzo Sophie, GM of DIC Chozuba, presented on skilling and employability. The benediction was pronounced by Kedowepe Mero.