Ministry of Rural Development had issued guidelines for reopening and functioning of training centres from 21 September 2020, following the COVID protocol. Based on that Kudumbashree (Kerala SRLM) has released the circular to resume the DDU-GKY trainings in the state on 28.09.2020. As per that, 4 PIAs (Sofcon India, KIDS, Raforce Security Services and JSS Malappuram) restarted the training in 5 training centers in the state, abiding MoRD & MoHFW guidelines and SOP (as on 07.10.2020). In total of 157 students rejoined the training. Out of that 45 students are in staying in residential facilities.
(Pictures from Sofcon India Pvt Ltd and Jan Shikshan Sansthan Malappuram)