Ananthapuri Jackfruit Fest 2017 Has Begun

Ananthapuri Jackfruit Fest 2017 was inaugurated by Adv. V.S. Sunilkumar (Hon. Minister for Agriculture, Kerala) at Sooryakanthi, Kanakakkunu, Thiruvananthapuram on 30th June 2017. Sri. K. Muraleedharan M.L.A presided over the function. Key note address  was delivered by  Sri. Shree Padre (Edi tor, Adike Patrike). Sri.A.M.Sunilkumar (Director, Dept. of Agriculture, Kerala) was the Guest of Honor. Felicitations made by  Smt. P. Sheela (Mission Director, State Horticulture Mission- Kerala), Smt. K.C. Rugmini Devi  (Managing Director, SFAC), Smt. Ida Samuel (Project Director, ATMA) and Dr. C. Suresh kumar (General Secretary, CISSA). Sri. Rufus Daniel (Chairman, JPC) welcomed the audience and Sri. G.Placid  (Director, SAHAYI) propose vote of thanks.

Book Release:-

Malayalam book, “Chakkayude Oushadha Gunangal” written by Dr.B.Padmakumar, Professor, and Head, Govt. Medical College, Kollam and published by Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA) was released by Hon. Minister for Agriculture Sri V.S.Sunilkumar at the inaugural function of Ananthapuri jackfruit festival.

Launching of New Jackfruit Products :–

Innovative product from Green Jackfruit manufactured by JACKFRUIT 365

Distribution of Saplings of Jackfruit plant (Vietnam Early Gold) :-

Given by Sri.K.Muraleedharam MLA  to Dr.Gangadharan Chinnaganath, Pathayam Organic food Restaurant

State Level Symposium on “Unknown fact about Jack and healthy  living”

Technical sessions were handled by Sri. Shree Padre(Edi tor, Adike Patrike), Sri.James Joseph (Jackfruit 365). Symposium moderated by Dr. Ajaiya Kumar S.K. (Additional  Prof. in Surgery, Govt Medical College, Alappuzha)