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DELHI, Aug 28 (NEPS): Naga Food Festival at New Delhi saw a great response at Madhya Pradesh Bhavan on Sunday. The event was inaugurated by Minister for Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Neiba Kronu and was also graced by Narottam Mishra, Minister for Water Resources, Public Relations, Government of Madhya Pradesh and Rameshwar Sharma, MLA from Bhopal.
Senior officers from Government of India and Government of Madhya Pradesh were also present. People from all over Delhi enjoyed the exotic cuisine of Nagaland.
There was also heavy rush at Naga Food Festival at Manipur Bhavan. The function was graced by Vinit Joshi, Resident Commissioner, Manipur and guests from Manipur, Nagaland and all over Delhi. Everyone relished the dishes served for its authentic taste.
Nagaland House Delhi organised the Naga Food Festival in Madhya Pradesh Bhawan and Manipur Bhawan on the 26th & 27th August 2017. This was a part of the Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat initiative under which different Bhawans are hosting cuisines of other Bhawans. On the 19th of August 2017 the cuisine of Madhya Pradesh was served in Nagaland House Delhi and residents and other guests got the flavour of Madhya Pradesh cuisine. On 4th of September, the cuisine of Manipur will be served in Nagaland House Delhi.
As per response received on the Facebook page of Nagaland House Delhi, there is a buzz in Delhi about the Naga Food Festival events in Madhya Pradesh Bhawan and Manipur Bhawan on the 26th & 27th August 2017. Many are expected to come and relish the authentic, organic and exotic dishes being specially created for this occasion. The exotic buffet menu has been reasonably priced at Rs 500/- only per person.
Nagaland House Delhi has extended gratitude to the Horticulture Department, Government of Nagaland for ensuring that organic and fresh fruits and vegetables are made available for the occasion.
This initiative is one of its kind attempt to expose residents of Delhi to the cuisine of Nagaland. In future, Nagaland House Delhi will be organizing many more events that would include Food Festivals along with music and culture of the State.