The herbal products of Chhattisgarh are now available on the online platform Amazon App under the brand name of ‘Chhattisgarh Herbals’. With this, many consumer products being prepared from minor forest produce by tribal women’s groups of forest dwelling areas of Chhattisgarh will now get good market in the country and abroad. Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel today became the first customer of Chhattisgarh Herbals products on Amazon App. She placed an order on this app for ‘Van Honey’ prepared by women self-help groups. Many products like Van Honey, Organic Bastar Cashew, Chironji, Mahua Laddu are now available on Amazon. Appreciating this initiative taken by Chhattisgarh State Minor Forest Produce Association, Chief Minister Shri Baghel said that being available in Amazon will help these products to get a bigger market and recognition across the country.

Forest and Climate Change Minister Shri Mohammad Akbar, Parliamentary Secretary Shri Shishupal Sori, Chief Secretary Shri Amitabh Jain, Additional Chief Secretary Shri Subrata Sahu, Principal Secretary Forest Shri Manoj Kumar Pingua, Chhattisgarh State Minor Forest Produce Association Managing Director Shri Sanjay Shukla were also present on the occasion. was present.
Chhattisgarh State Minor Forest Produce Association has recently tied up with Amazon to encourage women entrepreneurs under their Saheli program. The Saheli program is a commendable effort of Amazon, under which a team provides special assistance and training to the products made by women entrepreneurs to increase their sales. Through these efforts of the Minor Forest Produce Association, the products of women entrepreneurs will get a big market and their livelihood efforts will get long term stability.