Fish Fair opened in Imphal

Imphal, Nov 14

The State Fishery Department with an estimated target production of over 62,000 kgs of fish, a fish fair has been at the Hapta Kangjeibung in Imphal in connection with Ningol Chakkouba festival this afternoon.Manipur’s state assembly speaker Th Lokeshwar, Fisheries minister Md Abdul Nasir,MLAs Bira (Congress), L Ibomcha (NCP), RK Imo (MSCP) and officials of fisheries department formally opened the fish fair where Rohu, Katla, mirgal varieties which are more than 3 kgs per fish were put on sale above Rs 200 per kg and those less than 3 kgs sold at Rs 190 per kg.

Indigenous fish varieties like pengba and ngaton were also available at Rs 550 and Rs 400-600 respectively.

 

 

Source : Manipur Update

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