Darjeeling tea, Tirupathi laddu, Kangra paintings, Nagpur orange and Kashmir pashmina are among the registered GIs in India.
In a first, mangoes, black rice, bottle gourd from Varanasi make it to global markets despite COVID-19
The officials said the exports were made possible as they connected the Fresh Vegetables and Fruits Exporters Association in Mumbai with the farmer groups in Varanasi.
On Monday, Bangladesh Assistant High Commissioner, Agartala, presented the gift of mangoes to Biplab Deb on behalf of Sheikh Hasina.
The girl, Tulsi Kumar, was not able to pursue her studies online due to financial constraints and resorted to selling mangoes to gather funds.
Since there is no factory for mango pulp in Kolar and Chikkaballapur districts, farmers have to depend on such units in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.
Farmers accused the Horticulture department of failing to help them to market the fruits and that the lack of modern technology in cultivating mangoes has led to massive losses.
Raghunth Hembram, a tribal farmer of Badhantabeda village in the remote Kusumi block that borders Jharkhand, is on cloud nine.
As the mango season arrives in the State, a startup has developed a digital platform for selling the delectable fruit.
The civic body sent a show cause notice to Bhide, asking him to prove his claim that the fruit from his mango orchards helped childless couples in having a male child.
Controversial Hindutva leader Sambhaji Bhide has said that a number of couples were blessed with sons after eating mangoes from his orchard, drawing sharp reactions from various quarters.