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About Global Konkan

With a view to provide worldwide publicity for FOUR Districts of KOKAN comprising of Thane, Raigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg in terms of their eminence in fields such as Tourism, Industries, Agriculture, Horticulture, Arts, Culture and food specialties, KOKAN BHUMI PRATISHTHAN has been organizing GLOBAL KOKAN FESTIVAL every year on a huge scale. Over the last eight years that this Festival has been celebrated, the Global Kokan Festival has created a history of sorts. Every year more than 5 Lakh visitors gathered at the Festival and enjoyed the same to the brim. The Global Kokan Festival 2018 recorded a turnover of more than Rs. 50 Crores. Make in Kokan Concept under mentorship of Hon. Mr. Suresh Prabhuji is been launched in Last Global Kokan Festival.

The Festival has brought opportunities for a further turnover of around Rs. 150 Crores over the ensuing year. DIPP, Industry and Commerce Ministry of India, Ministry of Tourism, India, Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation, Department of Agriculture, Government of Maharashtra, Agricultural Marketing Department, Fisheries Department of both the Central and the State Government and Maharashtra Pollution Control Board among others have been participating in the Festival with full enthusiasm apart from famous industrialists as SPONSORS.

Honorable Minister for Industry and commerce, India - Mr. Sureshji Prabhu, Chief Minister and Tourism Minister of Maharashtra State, various cabinet and other Ministers from Government of Maharashtra, Leaders of various parties, artists, Film actors and literature personalities make it a point to be available for the Festival. There was a huge sale of crores of rupees for the food items and the Kokan Tourism and the artists got an International Platform. Global Kokan Festival 2018 was positively supported by the Make In India. This was by far the largest event organized in Mumbai in the recent past.

After the great success of the earlier festivals, Kokan Bhumi Pratishthan organizing Global Kokan Festival PUNE- 2018 during 1st November to 4th November 2018 Messe Global Pune, Laxmi Lawns, Magarpatta, Hadapsar. The event will have Udyogratna Hall dedicated to the most successful Businessmen and Industrialists from Kokan, an exhibition Uttung te Athang depicting the investment opportunities in KOkan, Art Gallery for artists, Kokan Khajina Hall dedicated to the Kokan foods and Kokani products. There will be a hall depicting the initiatives of the Government of Maharashtra for Kokan and a special FOOD FESTIVAL with specific Kokani delicacies. There will be other halls dedicated to specific aspects of Kokan. The event is definitely going to be with more grandeur and better planning than the earlier years. It is expected that lakhs of people including foreigners, tourists and Kokan loving people from Mumbai and Navi Mumbai would be actively participating in this great event.