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US Consul General visits Bloom Bazaar

By EMN Updated: Oct 29, 2023 10:28 pm
Bloom Bazaar
US Consul General Melinda Pavek interacts with a local flower grower at Bloom Bazaar, Kohima on October 28.

DIMAPUR — Melinda Pavek, the Consul General at the US Consulate General in Kolkata, is currently on an official visit to Nagaland. During her visit, she stopped by the Investment and Development Authority of Nagaland’s (IDAN) Bloom Bazaar located at Heritage, Kohima, on October 28.

While at Bloom Bazaar, Pavek engaged with local flower growers, artisans, and entrepreneurs who presented a wide range of traditional and contemporary Naga crafts and products. She expressed her admiration for the resilience and creativity of the people of Nagaland, an update from IDAN media cell stated.

As per the update, the Consul General’s visit to the state and her stop at Bloom Bazaar represents a significant step in fostering stronger ties between the United States and the region. It not only serves as a bridge for cultural exchange but also emphasises the potential for economic collaboration and partnership between the United States and Nagaland, it added.

An initiative of IDAN, the bazaar has been designed to encourage and empower local businesses across Nagaland, creating a platform for them to showcase their products and connect with a wider audience for an extensive 30-week run. The Bloom Bazaar served as a perfect backdrop to experience the rich tapestry of Naga culture, from varieties of flowers, organic valued added products, hand-woven    textiles and intricate jewelry to the diverse culinary delights that the State has to offer, the update stated.

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By EMN Updated: Oct 29, 2023 10:28:03 pm
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