GI tagged king chilli ‘Raja Mirchi’ of Nagaland exported to London for the first time
Geographical Indications (GI) products from the north-eastern region, a consignment of ‘Raja Mircha’ also referred as king chilli from Nagaland was exported to London for the first time. Naga king chilli has been considered as the world’s hottest chilli and is constantly on the top five in the list of the world's hottest chilies based on the Scoville Heat Units.
Did you Know
The chilli of Nagaland is also called Bhoot Jolokia & Ghost pepper. It got GI tag in 2008