Major Achievements

Sustainable Rural Micro-Industry Model at Malunga Village, Jodhpur

For inclusive development of the country, it is vital to have sustainable industrial activities using local resources. DST has been paying adequate attention to benefitting the rural population through the application of Science and Technology. One such initiative of the Department has culminated into the establishment of a Rural-Industry Complex in a plot of wasteland at Malunga village in Jodhpur district of Rajasthan during 2015-16.

Integration of technology in this industry complex has been done in such a manner that it satisfies the local needs by utilization of local resources. It offers sustainable and inclusive development by converting waste to wealth by an efficient poly-generation technology. Technology deployment is environment friendly and fulfills the objectives of Swachh Bharat, Swastha Bharat and Samarth Bharat.