Dimapur, February 26: Naturally Nagaland, a handholding initiative of the Government of Nagaland to promote the finest arts, crafts, handlooms and organic produces of the State was launched by Principal Secretary of Industries and Commerce Department, Government of Nagaland, Lithrongla G Chishi during the ceremonial function held at Nagaland Emporium in Kolkata today.
The venture is a collaborative effort of the Nagaland Bamboo Development Agency, (NBDA), Nagaland Bee Keeping and Honey Mission (NBHM), Nagaland Bio-resource Mission (NBM), Myki under Women Resource Development, Development of Under Developed Areas in partnership with Nagaland Handloom and Handicrafts Development Corporation, a PSU under Government of Nagaland.
Naturally Nagaland will be an outlet for the produces of the state, where the entrepreneurs can put their products for sale through the departments, said Lithrongla Chishi.
Marking the occasion, the Principal Secretary along with Mission Director of NBDA Imtirenla Jamir, DRC Kolkata Renbeni Ngullie, Team Leader NBHM Khüzovoyi Vese, Managing Director NHHDC Zakabo V Rotokha also planted decorative bamboo saplings within the premises of Nagaland Emporium Kolkata.
Dedicatory prayer was offered by Pastor of NCF Kolkata Hetovi Ayemi and Associate Pastor Noklem Konyak. The Nagaland Emporium Kolkata was given a facelift by Kharu Design Nagaland. (Page News Service)