Central Official Food Technology Research Institute of India Dr. Ng. Iboyaima Singh visited Nagaland. He visited the food processing unit canning factory run by Chakhesang Women Welfare Society, Pfutsero, Phek district on July 23 and also visited Government undertaking food processing unit at Longnak under Mokokchung district. An official bulletin informed that purpose of the visit was to promote and upgrade such units.
Speaking with workers and officials of the CWWS he said “we work for food with 65% of our effort and only 35% for medical, clothing etc. If we invest this 65% regularly” it could constitute to be the most vital and most important part of survival. He opined that light food was important and eating right was what people should work at for good health and long life. This official visit to Nagaland was initiated by the government of Nagaland, department of horticulture.