Mango is the official state fruit of Jharkhand. The Mango tree is found in almost every part of Jharkhand. It grows in villages, towns and cities of Jharkhand. The most popular variety of mangoes grown in Jharkhand are the Alphonso, Dussehri, Langda, Chausa, Totapuri and Fazli varieties of mangoes.
Uses of Mangoes
Mango is a tropical fruit that is most commonly eaten raw, but can also be cooked into jams and preserves. Mangoes are rich in vitamin A and C, folate and potassium. They are also a good source of fiber, calcium and iron.
Mangoes are high in vitamin C which helps boost your immune system and protect your cells from free radicals. They are also a good source of vitamin A which promotes healthy vision and supports the growth of healthy skin cells.
Importance of Mango in Jharkhand
Mango is the most popular fruit in India and it is also one of the most exported fruits from India. Mangoes are considered as the king of fruits because they have so many health benefits.
The habitat of Mango is found in different parts of Jharkhand. The Mango tree is found in the forest areas of Jharkhand. The mango fruit has a large number of varieties, which are grown in different states.
Why is Mango the state fruit of Jharkhand?
Mango has been chosen as the state fruit of Jharkhand because of the following reasons:
- Mango is one of the most popular fruits in India and it is grown here in abundance.
- It is a cash crop for farmers and helps them earn a good income from their farms as they can sell them in different places within India or outside India too.
- Mango is an important part of our daily diet as well as our culture, so it will be a great symbol of unity among all people in Jharkhand.
- Mangoes have medicinal properties too and are used to cure many diseases like constipation, indigestion, fever etc., so it will help us stay healthy and fit throughout our lives. So due to all these facts, Mango has been officially declared the state fruit of Jharkhand by the state department of agriculture.