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CM encourages tribals to take vows of becoming free from addictions

The Chief Minister Narendra Modi today attended the 27-day nam mahotsav organized by Shri Girish Bapu at the interior village of Baheda-Raipura in Vyara taluka of Tapi district.

Speaking at the function as the guest of honour the Chief Minister described the de-addiction drive initiated by Girish Bapu as a significant service to the society. The people of tribal community are honest and hard working. If they become free from addictions, they can emerge as a collective strength, which can play important role in the development of Gujarat, he said.

Chief Minister encouraged the tribals to take vows of becoming free from addictions. He also felicitated five leaders of the society who contributed greatly in the field of social service.

Panchayat Minister Narottam Patel, Tribal Development Minister Mangubhai Patel, Kanjibhai Patel, Mohanbhai Dhodiya, Kantibhai Gamit, saints and a large number of satsangi families from tribal areas were present on the occasion.

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July 28, 2021
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In a major boost to exports of Geographical Indications (GI) products from the north-eastern region, a consignment of ‘Raja Mircha’ also referred as king chilli from Nagaland was today exported to London via Guwahati by air for the first time.

The consignment of King Chilli also considered as world’s hottest based on the Scoville Heat Units (SHUs). The consignment was sourced from Tening, part of Peren district, Nagaland and was packed at APEDA assisted packhouse at Guwahati. 

The chilli from Nagaland is also referred as Bhoot Jolokia and Ghost pepper. It got GI certification in 2008.

APEDA in collaboration with the Nagaland State Agricultural Marketing Board (NSAMB), coordinated the first export consignment of fresh King Chilli. APEDA had coordinated with NSAMB in sending samples for laboratory testing in June and July 2021 and the results were encouraging as it is grown organically.

Exporting fresh King Chilli posed a challenge because of its highly perishable nature.

Nagaland King Chilli belongs to genus Capsicum of family Solanaceae. Naga king chilli has been considered as the world’s hottest chilli and is constantly on the top five in the list of the world's hottest chilies based on the SHUs.

APEDA would continue to focus on the north eastern region and has been carrying out promotional activities to bring the North-Eastern states on the export map. In 2021, APEDA has facilitated exports of Jackfruits from Tripura to London and Germany, Assam Lemon to London, Red rice of Assam to the United States and Leteku ‘Burmese Grape’ to Dubai.