Kolkata: The State Fisheries Development Corporation (SFDC), in association with the National Fisheries Development Board (NFDB), Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and state fisheries department, will celebrate its golden jubilee by organising a three-day ‘Fish Fest’ from December 18 to 20 at Nalban Food Park in Salt Lake.
The aim is 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.
SFDC have been taking up a number of activities in the recent past to develop the state’s fisheries sector. The event will be organised to promote fisheries in the government and corporate sectors. There will be a food court that will serve various fish dishes, like Vietnam sheat fish, basa, apart from more familiar dishes.
Representatives of several other state fisheries development boards will also be present during the three-day event. Fish medicine will also be a highlight at the event.