Administration to promote Apricot Blossom Fest & market local products: DC Leh
Leh, April 18: Deputy Commissioner, Leh, Shrikant Suse, today visited the Apricot Blossom Festival-Chuli Mentok 2021 at Baima in sub-division Khaltsi. The Festival is organised by the Tourism Department, UT Ladakh.
DC Leh Shrikant Suse shared that the Administration would make efforts to promote the Apricot Blossom Festival in the coming years and focus on the value addition and marketing of local products such as apricot in the international market.
A variety of local artefacts, handloom and handicraft items and food stalls were on display. Local artists regaled the audience with several cultural performances.
Skurbuchan Councillor, LAHDC, Lundup Dorjai; Senior Superintendent of Police, Leh, Rajiv Pandey and a large number of tourists were present during the event.
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