A first of its kind Apple Mela was organized today at Lassipora Pulwama.
The event was organized by Kehwa Square Private Limited. Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr Asgar Hussain Samoon was the chief guest on the occasion.
In his address he deliberated on the contribution of horticulture sector particularly apple in states economy. Vice Chancellor SKUAST also delivered a brief lecture. Deputy Director Horticulture also briefed the participants about overall status of horticulture sector in Kashmir.
Later the Div Com distributed prizes among the top fruit growers. Deputy Commissioners of Pulwama & Shopian were also present.