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Title: Smti. Ibashisha Mawlong, MCS, Joint Secretary, Fisheries Department graced the occasion at the Fish Seed Distribution Mela held at Shillong on 09.09.2021
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Speaking as the Chief Guest, Smti I Mawlong stated that fisheries have become one of the income generated sector that the Government has laid emphasis on. With unemployment on the rise, the Govt. encourages the youth to explore business opportunities in this sector through the various Govt. Schemes available. She further said that fish farmers do not only produce fishes for consumption but they can also become job creators by expanding their ponds, whereby they serve the society in numerous ways, she added.
Others who were present include Smti. A. L. Mawlong, MCS, Director of Fisheries, Dr. S K Das, Principal Scientist ICAR, RC NEH Region, Smti. H. Papang, Superintendent of Fisheries, East Khasi Hills, Shillong, among others
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09 Sep 2021