Bhubaneswar: Odisha Govt to open new 100 Chilka Fresh out lets across the state. This was informed by the Agriculture & Farmers’ Empowerment Fisheries & Animal Resources Development minister Pradeep Maharathy.
Chilika Fresh is a concept promoted by Fisheries and Animal Resource Development Department to make fish and its products available to consumers in the most hygienic condition.
The first outlet of Chilika Fresh was inaugurated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at Siripur Square near OUAT on September 26, 2014. Freshwater fish like Rohu, Catla, Mrigal, other Minor Carps, marine fish like Hilsha, Pomfrets, Mackerel, Bhetki (sea-bass), Khainga (Mullets), Prawn and Crabs are available at an affordable price in the two Chilika Fresh outlets.