16 Dec 2019
Executive Director, NABI visited Rajdhani Rice Mills, Samana to Koolmill rice milling technology
Dr. T.R. Sharma Executive Director, NABI visited Rajdhani Rice Mills, Samana to see the pilot mill installed by Koolmill Pvt Ltd, UK as a part Multi-institutional/industrial bilateral project between Department of Biotechnology (DBT) and Innovate UK. The whole project aims at (i) improving the rice milling landscape in India for economic and nutritional wellbeing (ii) utilization of rice milling by-products like husk (ash-cement and other products) and bran (health promoting functional food products) for different applications. NABI and CIAB are working jointly with other national (PAU-Ludhiana, Vishwakarma Machine Tools (VMT)-Rajpura, Rajdhani Rice Mills-Samana, Department of Civil Engineering at IIT, Roorkee) and International (Koolmill, NCFFE- Sheffield Hallam University (SHU), Quorn Foods, East End Foods, Food Innovation Department of civil engineering- (SHU) institutes and industries in this project.