Meet Kali Maruthan who talked about 'Pancha Krishi' in international webinar
January 6, 2021, 02:18 PM IST
The tribal hamlets in Attappady is returning to the traditional ‘Pancha Krishi’ scheme after 30 years. This was introduced in order to resolve the malnutrition issues among the tribal population. Now, Pancha Krishi scheme and Kali Maruthan who is member of the scheme have gained world-wide attention. Kali Maruthan from Sambarkode hamlet spoke about Pancha Krishi in Irula language in an international webinar organised to encourage organic farmers. She is a member of the scheme which was initiated with the technical assistance of an organisation named ‘Thanal’.