Excise Department produced 10 lakh litre of hand sanitizer during COVID-19 period in Assam
- Excise, Fishery, and Forest Minister Parimal Suklabaidya said that various units under the department produced hand sanitizer locally.
- He said that in a bid to make the state self-reliant in fish production, various steps have been taken by the Fishery Department.
- Mr. Suklabaidya said that a 20% increase in local fish production has been recorded in the last 5 years.
- He said, 3.73 lakh MT of local fish have been produced now in comparison to 2.94 lakh MT in 2016.