Department of Fisheries, Nagaland bagged 3rd prize in the category of ‘Best Aquarium Display’ at 2nd Indian Fish Festival (INFISH) held at Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh from July 9 to 12. The fish festival was jointly organized by national fisheries development board and department of fisheries, government of Andhra Pradesh.
Almost all Indian states showcased varieties of fishery activities in the country such as display and sale of aquariums, ornamental fishes and value-added fish products of different region of the country. Entrepreneurs were given opportunity to interact and sell product. The department displayed local Naga morung aquariums with indigenous ornamental fishes which was admired by all.
Altogether five officers from the department Joint Director of Fisheries Zenohol Angami, deputy director of fisheries C. Imtitongzuk Longkumer, district fishery officer Vimezo Kire, fishery inspector Rongsenkumzuk and fishery demonstrator Temjenmeren participated in the festival.