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ORGANIC GREEN TEA CLUSTER DHEMECHI OF MORAN UNDER SFURTI SCHEME STARTS PRODUCTION

Organic Green Tea Cluster, Dhemechi, under the SFURTI scheme has started the production of green and orthodox tea at the Common Facility Centre (CFC) at Moran in Dibrugarh district of Assam from 27th May, 2022. Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE) is the nodal agency for SFURTI schemes supported by Ministry of MSME, Government of India.

The event organised to mark the occasion was graced by the Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Labour and Employment, Government of India, Shri Rameswar Teli, as chief guest. Shri Chakradhar Gogoi, Hon’ble MLA Moran, GM DIC Dibrugarh, Deputy Director Tea Board, Small Tea Director, Factory Officer Tea Board, Officials from Nodal, Technical and Implementing agencies and nearly 700 producers associated with the cluster also graced the occasion. Hon’ble Union Minister of State Shri Rameshwar Teli while addressing the gathering said that the present cluster is a unique model for empowering small tea growers in North Eastern Region and similar model can be replicated to benefit large numbers of small tea growers in the state that would result in economic development as well as employment generation in the rural areas. The Hon’ble Minister of state also lauded the effort of Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE) the nodal agency for SFURTI scheme supported by Ministry of MSME, Government of India for undertaking such a noble and holistic project in this area. The cluster started its production after the completion of tea machinery installation, construction of work shed as well as beautification of Common Facility Centre (CFC) building.


Shri Rameshwar Teli Honble Union MOS for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Labour and Employment inaugurating the production of Dhemechi Organic Green Tea Cluster of IIE SFURTI scheme at Moran

Shri Rameshwar Teli Honble Union MOS for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Labour and Employment while addressing the gathering at Dhemechi Organic Green Tea Cluster of IIE SFURTI scheme at Moran