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CFTRI to send ready-to-eat food for flood victims
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CFTRI to send ready-to-eat food for flood victims

August 10, 2019

Mysuru: Coming to the rescue of flood-affected people in Kodagu and the rest of Karnataka, city-based Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), a premier Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) laboratory in India, will send ready-to-eat food materials. Teams at the premier institute are working round-the-clock to prepare food for the affected people, said…

Register online for Symposium on Science Journalism at CFTRI
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Register online for Symposium on Science Journalism at CFTRI

July 21, 2019

Mysuru: CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), Mysuru, in association with Vigyan Prasar and India Science Wire, is organising a one-day symposium on Science Journalism and Science Communication on  Aug. 13 (Tuesday) at CSIR- CFTRI, Mysuru.  The symposium will have experts from the field of Science Communication and Journalism to discuss issues such as Science…

Hundreds bid tearful farewell to Muddu Krishna couple
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Hundreds bid tearful farewell to Muddu Krishna couple

July 10, 2019

Mysuru: Hundreds of people including students, theatre artistes, littérateurs, theatre enthusiasts, well-wishers and friends bid tearful adieu to theatre artiste Muddu Krishna and his wife CFTRI Scientist Dr. Indrani this morning, who died in an accident at Lucknow. While Dr. Indrani was killed on the spot on Sunday, Muddu Krishna died at a hospital on…

Mysuru couple killed in road accident at Lucknow
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Mysuru couple killed in road accident at Lucknow

July 8, 2019

Muddu Krishna was a Senior Rangayana artiste while his wife Indrani was serving as CFTRI Scientist  Mysuru: Senior Rangayana artiste K. Muddu Krishna (68) and his wife Indrani (61), a Scientist at CFTRI in city and residents of Niveditha Nagar here, died in an accident at Lucknow. They are survived by two sons, daughters-in-law, who…

‘Cold chain market must for preserving milk, fruits, vegetables’
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‘Cold chain market must for preserving milk, fruits, vegetables’

July 5, 2019

Mysuru: Despite India being the world’s largest producer of milk and second largest producer of fruits and vegetables, about 40 to 50 per cent of the total production ends up wasted, said CFTRI retired Deputy Director T.R. Prabhu. He was delivering a lecture on ‘Low Temperature Preservation of Fruits and Vegetables,’ organised by the Institution…

CFTRI plans dedicated plant to prepare food for natural disasters
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CFTRI plans dedicated plant to prepare food for natural disasters

May 20, 2019

Mysuru: City-based Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), a premier CSIR laboratory in India, proposes to establish a dedicated plant at its premises to prepare food to be supplied during natural disasters. It has proposed to develop certain foods with a shelf-life of at least six months. The Institute has broached the idea with the…

National Technology Day at CFTRI
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National Technology Day at CFTRI

May 11, 2019

Theme: Science for people and people for Science Mysuru:   “A fruitful all-round development of the country is not possible unless there is focus on basic research and it is institutes like CFTRI which are in the forefront that have to take steps and concentrate on such research,” said NIE University Chancellor D.A. Prasanna. He was…

Two food consignments from CFTRI reaches Odisha
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Two food consignments from CFTRI reaches Odisha

May 8, 2019

Mysore:  Two food consignments of two-and-a-half tonnes each, which were sent from CFTRI (Central Food Technological Research Institute), has reached the Cyclone Fani ravaged State of Odisha. The first consignment, airlifted to Bhubaneswar from Bengaluru, was received by a team from the Institute of Minerals and Materials Management (IMMT) on Monday. This team will coordinate…

CFTRI to supply 1 lakh meals to Fani-hit Odisha
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CFTRI to supply 1 lakh meals to Fani-hit Odisha

May 5, 2019

Mysore:  Cyclone Fani has taken the lives of 16 people in Odisha so far and the Government mounted a massive restoration work across 10,000 villages and 52 urban areas ravaged by the storm that pounded coastal parts, affecting nearly one crore people. Coming to the rescue of flood-affected people, Mysuru-based Central Food Technological Research Institute…

CFTRI, DFRL food to cyclone-hit victims
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CFTRI, DFRL food to cyclone-hit victims

May 4, 2019

Mysuru: The two premier food research institutes in the city CSIR-CFTRI and DFRL are fully geared up to send food packets to cyclone ravaged areas of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal. CFTRI (Central Food Technological Research Institute) Director Dr. K.S. M.S. Raghavarao is leading the effort with staff and students fully prepared to produce…

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