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With a view of promoting the consumption of millets in light of the UN declaring 2023 as the International Year of Millets, the Indian Army has steered the introduction of Millets Flour in the rations of soldiers, an official statement said on Wednesday.
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Union agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar has directed its agency National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India (NAFED) to promote the 'International Year of Millets 2023' on a global scale.
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The government of India under Prime Minister Narendra Modi spearheaded the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) resolution for declaring the year 2023 as the International Year of Millets and the proposal of India was supported by 72 countries.
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India is the largest millet producer globally and is also assuming global leadership in advancing the objective of the International Year of Millets, the President of Guyana, Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali said in a virtual address at the Global Millets (Shri Anna) Conference in New Delhi on Saturday
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New Delhi [India], March 11 (ANI/NewsReach): The government of India announced 2023 as the International Year of Millets. In light of this event, the government has lined up millet-centric promotional activities across the country.
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APEDA aims to promote millet products and value-added products around the world in association with Lulu Group, which is an international retail hypermarket chain that operates stores and shopping malls across Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, I
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In the International Year of Millets, as declared by the United Nations (UN), the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has specified a comprehensive standard of millets, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare informed on Thursday.
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The United Nations (UN) has declared this year as the 'International Year of Millets' on the initiative of India, which presided over a powerful group like the G20.
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Millets are nutrient-rich grains that are high in proteins, minerals, vitamins, and dietary fibre. They have several health benefits such as reducing the risk of heart diseases, diabetes and obesity. Moreover, millets are gluten-free, which makes them ideal for people with gluten sensitivity
During the 'International Year of Millets', the Government of India has launched an initiative to promote millets, or nutritious cereals, to communicate its speciality and importance both in India and abroad, in the 'International Year of Millets'.
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FSSAI will soon formulate guidelines for schools, hospitals, government canteens etc., to incorporate millets as nutritional options in the food menu, said Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Tuesday.