Nagaland Government Signed MoU with Patanjali Foods for Palm Oil Cultivation: In accordance with the National Mission on Edible Oils-Oil Palm, the Nagaland government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Patanjali Foods Limited to expand palm oil cultivation and processing in Zone-II (Mokokchung, Longleng, and Mon districts) (NMEO-OP).
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Nagaland Government Signed MoU with Patanjali Foods for Palm Oil Cultivation- Key Points
- At the Directorate of Agriculture in Kohima, the MoU was signed by Oil Palm Subhas Bhattacharjee, Head-NE Region of Patanjali Foods Ltd., and M. Ben Yanthan, Director of Agriculture for Nagaland.
- According to Patanjali Foods Ltd, the signing of the MoU with the Government of Nagaland will certainly bring a big boost for the oil palm growers in the state of Nagaland and the region.
- Patanjali Foods Ltd is already working in the states of Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, and Tripura in the North East.
Patanjali Ayurveda is an Indian multinational conglomerate holding company based in Haridwar, India. Patanjali is founded by Ramdev and Balkrishna in 2006. In 2006, Ramdev and Balkrishna founded Patanjali Ayurveda. Patanjali Food and Herbal Park in Haridwar is the company’s main production facility. The company manufactures cosmetics, ayurvedic medicine, personal care, and food production.