A 5 day training progamme in Phynol and Cleaning powder making has been conducted from 10.11.2008 to 14.11.2008 in Central Prison, Mathur Road, Kalapet, Puducherry. The valedictory function was presided over by Thiru S. Vasudeva Rao, IPS, IG Prisons and Thiru K. Krishnasamy, Principal of the institute was also present. IG Prisons has emphasized the need to participate in such trainings and advised the prisoners to engage themselves actively and positively in such programmes which provide means of lively hood to the prisoners after their release.