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Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma launches Lakadong Festival at Laskeiñ Pamsna football ground

 Shillong, May 10,2022 (MMP):Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma, today launched the Lakadong Festival at Laskeiñ Pamsna football ground and similarly handed the cheque along with the appreciation letter to the Collective Marketing Centers. The festival was organised by the Directorate of Horticulture and Meghalaya Basin Management Agency, Government of Meghalaya and backed by BDO Office Laskeiñ Block under National Urban Livelihood Mission. Speaking on the occasion Conrad K Sangma called upon the farmers to work together and to work hard in order to achieve the target and success. With full support from the Government and community participation that could bring better production of Pure Lakadong Turmeric which is meant to produce from this area. The festival was declared by cutting of turmeric cake by the Chief Minister.  Earlier, today Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma inaugurated 2 Collective Marketing Centres (Synroplang Village Organisation) at Thadmuthlong “A and Farmers’Union at Shangpung Pohshnong and Prime Hub, and handed over the turmeric Polishers and Washers to the Farmers’ Group at Laskeiñ. And later the Chief Minister inspected the machinery and oleoresin extraction unit of the farmer group. (MMP)

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