Officials and others at the grand opening of the local frozen fish and meat kiosk located at the AC Organic Market Complex, 4th Mile, site of the NE Expo on September 6.
Dimapur, September 7 (MExN): Local frozen fish and meat kiosk located at AC Organic Market Complex, 4th Mile, NE Expo Site was officially opened by T Inavi Zhimo, Chairman of Nagaland State Agricultural Produce & Livestock Marketing Board (NSAMB) in the presence by G Ikuto Zhimomi, Chief Executive Officer, NSAMB on September 6.
Jacob Achumi, SBCD associate pastor, Dimapur dedicated the opening with a scripture followed by a prayer.
The Chairman of NSAMB advised that livestock is not part of agricultural marketing but as per the new Agriculture and Livestock Marketing Act 2020 (APLM) it is now incorporated and in line with it . The “local fish and frozen meat kiosk” is open as the first of its kind, he said.
This will not only help local farmers but also encourage local entrepreneurs; the main objective is to provide consumers with fresh local fish without chemicals/formaldehyde and also to promote local fish farming, the president added in a press release.
The kiosk will be open Monday to Saturday (9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.). Customers can also reserve huge quantities for large events.