Meghalaya launches online platform to market local produce

SHILLONG : Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma Monday launched an online platform to facilitate sale of products of local entrepreneurs.

The initiative is to develop the entire entrepreneurial ecosystem in the state, he said at the launch of the website ‘Meghamart’ here.

“The website is an effort of the government to help the entrepreneurs to market their products,” Sangma said.

He said that the state government will soon come up with a procurement policy so that all government, military, and para-military and private organizations purchase 20 percent of their requirements from the entrepreneurs of the state. read more