The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) in association with KSSS organized Trainings under Micro Entrepreneurship Development Programme for promoting self-employment opportunities for villagers. The programme was inaugurated by Smt. Mary Sebastian (Vice-President, Kottayam District Panchayath) in the presence of Mr. Shaji Zacharia (District Deputy Manager, Kottayam) and other dignitaries. Classes and discussions were held on the topics of cottage industries, various government schemes, availing of bank loans etc. Trainings were conducted in Mushroom cultivation, candle making and screen printing.