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Chinjak Festival(II)-International Concludes!

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Presentation of Chinjak Festival T-Shirt to the International Participants! Presentation of Chinjak Festival T-Shirt to the International Participants! Innovative Youth Society, Imphal

The Innovative Youth Society in Association with Department of Tourism, Govt.. of Manipur’s 10 days long Chinjak Festival (II) International concluded today with 3000 odd visitors converging for one last bite at Iboyaima Shumang Leela Shanglen Complex here in Imphal.

With Tourism Commissioner presiding the Formal closing function, Mr. Kh. Athouba,  Managing Director of the Festival gave a report on the conduct of Chinjak Festival (II) International.

I n the 10 days long event participated by four international communities and  various local communities of the state producing and promoting 22 international menus and 140 local traditional menus.

Amazingly 35000 visitors witnessed the event and tasted 100 varieties of food items.

The overall business record reaches 7.5 Lakhs in the ten days time, which is 83.333 thousand and at an average sale record.

Some of the most popular food during the festival are Korean- Kimchi(Fermented Vegetable) and Kimbap(Rice roll), Thai-Tomyam(Gren vegetable) and Kow Pad(Fish fried rice), Chinese-Pla Nung (Steam Fish), Jub Chai ( Mix Vegetable),, Kap Pro pra(Soup) and Tibetan-Lambhi(Steam Flour) and  Cold Thukpa for International and among the local foods every visitors takes a bite of Kakching- Chak hao matum, Nambol -Tharoi, Bashikhong- Khajing and Kongreng. Among the beverages Ukhrul fermented juice of Heikru, Heitroi and Lafoi, Andro Pukyu/Waiyu was common to all the visitors from all age groups.

The Best Participant of the Festival Award was backed by Yendrembam Jamini Devi of Kakching Khunyai Leikai who produced Chak hao matum Chak hao Kher and Moom Kher. She was encouraged with a Cash Award of Rs 2000/- and a Cretificate of Merit.

Tourism Commissioner in his speech invites all the International Participants to come back again and take part in the coming Chinjak Festival and Manipur Sangai Festival, 2011 in the month of October and November 2011 in Imphal. With this Shri KK Chhetry, Commissioner Tourism formally closed the Chinjak Festival (II) International and it ended with Dance and Games by 8:30 pm in the evening.

COME EAT AND PROMOTE!!

EIKHOIGI CHINJAK YOKHATLASHI SOUGATLASHI CHAOKHAT-HALLASHI!

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