Mr. Praveer Krishna, Managing Director of TRIFED, Government of India, said that Tribes India Market is being launched in Bastar region to promote and make available market for art work products made by tribals. Along with this, Trifood will be established in Semra for processing of forest produce like tamarind, mahua, tora etc. in Bastar district. Which will benefit more and more tribals. This initiative will empower the tribals financially.

MoU has been signed between TRIFED and District Administration in Bastar to accelerate income generation and livelihood of tribal artisans, producers and MFP collectors. The MoU was signed by TRIFED Managing Director Mr. Praveer Krishna and Collector Mr. Rajat Bansal. Inclusion of more product in MSP in the district through MOU, establishment of food processing plant in Semra, registration of artisans provided by district administration, long term fund feasibility for Tribal Start Up Eco System, Bastar from Top Indian Art Institute It has been agreed in such subjects as linking the arts and crafts of the region, the Van Dhan Committee of Bastar region between the TRIFED project of the TRIFED and the district administration.