Focus: GS II: Government Policies and Interventions
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MyGov, in collaboration with Institute of Hotel Management, Pusa will launch – YUVA PRATIBHA – Culinary Talent Hunt on May 13, 2023.
About YUVA PRATIBHA – Culinary Talent:
- YUVA PRATIBHA – Culinary Talent is a cooking competition aimed at promoting the culinary talents of young chefs and home cooks, while also raising awareness of millets as a healthy and sustainable ingredient.
- The competition is open to Indian citizens aged between 18 and 40 years, and participants are required to cook a dish in which 50 percent of the ingredients are millets.
- The competition aims to create awareness of the contribution of nutri-cereals (millets) to food security and nutrition. The United Nations has declared 2023 as the International Year of the Millets, and the fusion of millets in this competition provides a unique opportunity for participants to showcase their creativity and innovation in cooking with healthy and sustainable ingredients.