148 varieties of mangoes displayed in 46th Mango Festival

Agriculture and Livestock

Mirpurkhas: Well-known landlord Umer Bughio received cash prize Rs. 50,000 and lifted Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Champions Trophy for winning the 46th Mango Festival here Saturday.

Over 148 varieties of mangoes were displayed in the competition in which the best ones were declared from Bughio’s farm.

This is the first instance when a trophy, named after late PM Benazir Bhutto, has been awarded in this regard.

A competition for ‘A’ category of mango farmers was also held in which the first prize went to Sufi Agricultural Farm Gorchani, second prize to Ghulam Muhammad Arain Farm while mangoes from Muhammad Usman Farm were given third prize.

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