Sonowal launches TRISSAM under Pradhan Mantri Van Dhan Yojana
Published on October 1, 2020 | News Source: Rinku Sharma
Guwahati, Oct 1: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has launched TRISSAM, a brand of Assam under the Pradhan Mantri Van Dhan Yojana in Guwahati.
Sonowal took to Twitter on Wednesday to announce the launch of TRISSAM and said that the scheme would help empower the indigenous communities of the state. "A step towards empowering indigenous communities and building an #AtmaNirbharAssam. Launched TRISSAM, a brand of Assam under Pradhan Mantri Van Dhan Yojana in Guwahati," Sonowal tweeted.
TRISSAM aims to boost entrepreneurship among the state's tribal people and make them economically self-reliant. The scheme envisages to promote forest products and market them with the branding by Van Dhan Vikas Kendras.