One day Technology Upgradation Programme (TUP) on “New Technlogies of Tasar Cocoon Reeling” was organized by STSC, Bilaspur at Hotel Nature View, Bilaspur under CSS Extension Communication 2019-20 in 15-02-2020 Smt. Rashmi Singh, Hon’ble MLA, Takhatpur graced the programme as Chief Guest. Dr. Subhas Naik, Director, CSTRI, Bengaluru, Dr. Rajesh Baghel, Additional Director, DORI, Raipur, Dr. Alok Sahay, Director, CTR&TI, Ranchi, Shri. A.K. Bajpai, Dy. Supdt. of Jail, Central  Jail, Bilaspur, Dr. C. Srinivas, Scientist-D, BSM&TC, Bilaspur, Dr. M.S. Rathore, Scientist-C, BTSSO, Bilaspur, Smt. Pooja Verma, President of Astitav Mahila Samiti & other dignitaries have attended programme. A total no. of 120 Reelers, Weavers & silk stake holder participated in the programme.

The programme was inaugurated by Smt. Rashmi Singh, Hon’ble MLA, Takhatpur by Ribbon cutting followed by lighting the lamp. At the outset Shri. M. Sen Gupta, Sciemtist-D, STSC, Bilaspur has welcomed all the Guest. Smt. Rashmi Singh, Hon’ble MLA, Takhatpur has handed over the Gadget(Buniyad Reeling m/c with Re-reeling attachment). The Dr. Subhas Naik, Director, CSTRI, Bengaluru has handed over Induction Cooktop to the Smt. Shail Kashyap, President of SHG, Karra village.

Further, live demonstration on Buniyad  Reeling m/c wit Re-reeling attachment was conducted & shown to the participants along with the delegates. All the delegates have delivered their speech on the occasion. The programme was ended with vote of thanks offered by the Shri. Hemlal Sahu, Tech. Asst., STSC, Bilaspur.