10,000 cut flowers bought by the Manipur Organic Mission Agency (MOMA) from floriculturists in Purul in Senapati district were brought to Sanjenthong today. K Devdutta Sharma, Project Director, MOMA personally visited Purul today and brought the flowers from floriculturist in Purul.
He said the florist in Purul had been planting flowers promoted by Horticulture Department. Earlier they used to sell their cut flowers to various places even outside the state, but the pandemic has put every means to sell the flowers on hold. MOMA is coming in to fill that gap and provide a platform for the floriculturists to sell their produce.
The cut flowers will be available for purchase and will be home delivered, he added. The flowers will also be used to send 'get well soon' cards to COVID-19 patients at hospitals and Covid Care Centers, he added.
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