The Kerala Kudumbashree enters into textile industry.To ensure employment and more job opportunities to the women,Kudumbashree to start an apparel park called ‘primero apparel park’ in Punalur.
The new fashion designing park is a joint venture of Punalur municipality and state Kudumbashree mission. In this park Kudumbashree will provide ready made cloths and also take outside orders.
The training centre functions on the top floor of the municipality complex at Chemmanthur private bus stand. In the first phase, 50 women will work at the centre and machinery worth Rs 50 lakh have been installed. Basic facilities including infrastructure were arranged by municipality.
A six member team is formed to manage the apparel park functioning,and Saranya, a Kudumbashree member is the president of the committee.
Forest minister K Raju will inaugurate the park on February 1.