Bengal Fish Fest 2015
The Bengal Fish Fest 2016 took place at Nalban Food Park, Sector V, Salt Talk, Kolkata on 18-20 December 2015 featured an international buyer-seller meet, food festival, culinary competition, quiz contest and technical seminars concerning critical aspects and growth strategies. The aim was to showcase and promote the fisheries industry with an aim to increase fish productivity in the state and to attract more investments in the sector.
Representatives of several other state fisheries development boards were present during the three-day event. Fish medicine was highlighted at the event.
Many dignitaries such as Mr. Amit Saraogi, Chairman CLFMA, Mr.P.K. Majumdar, Adviser – Agriculture & Allied Sector to Hon’ble Chief Minister, Government of West Bengal, Mr.Ujjal Biswas, Hon’ble Minister of Technical Education & Training, Government of West Bengal, Mr.Krishnendu Narayan Choudhury, Hon’ble Minister of Food Processing Industries and Horticulture, Government of West Bengal, Mr Arup Roy, Hon’ble Minister of Agricultural Marketing, Government of West Bengal, Mr. Purnendu Basu, Hon’ble Minister of Agriculture, Government of West Bengal, Mr.Chandra Nath Sinha , Hon’ble Minister of Fisheries, Government of West Bengal, Dr. Rajeev Singh, Director General, ICC, Mr.Sumanta Chaudhuri, Principal Secretary, Department of Fisheries, Aquaculture, Aquatic Resource and Fisheries Harbours, Government of WB were present on this festival