Public Throngs To Mango Festival On Its Concluding Day
Sumaira FH Published August 05, 2018 | 09:36 PM
ISLAMABAD, Aug 5 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 5th Aug, 2018 ) :A large number of people including foreigners thronged to a Mango Festival 2018 on its concluding day, organized to promote export of different varieties of mangoes.
The three-day long festival was organized here at Centaurus Mall by Inter University Consortium for Promotion of Social Sciences, Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture Multan, the Centaurus in collaboration with 7 Oceans and Islamabad Chamber of Commerce.
Chairperson Punjab Higher education Commission Dr Mohammad Nizamuddin and Executive Director Higher Education Commission Dr Arshad Ali along with Vice Chancellor Agriculture University Multan Dr Rao Asif Ali and National Coordinator Inter University Consortium visited Mango Festival 2018.
They assured fully cooperation of HEC and Punjab HEC in this regard and congratulated the organizers over successful event and bringing the universities, foreign missions, exporters and farmers on one platform to promote export of mango.
The visitors took keen interest in as many as 30 different varieties of mangoes, displayed for general public.
A great number of foreigners also paid visit and admired taste of Pakistani mangoes. On the festival's last day, mango eating competition was also organized which was actively participated by the children and prizes were distributed among the position holders.