Hyderabad: Relish crispy chicken wings, yummy chicken legs and also many varieties of egg dishes, all for free at the Chicken and Egg Mela at People’s Plaza on February 28 from 4 pm onwards.
Over 6,000 kg chicken and nearly 20,000 eggs will be used to cook different varieties of dishes at the mela which will also have entertainment programmes lined up at the venue.
The Chicken and Egg Mela is being conducted by Telangana Poultry Federation, Telangana Poultry Breeders Association, National Egg Coordination Committee and other private companies to promote chicken and egg consumption.
In the wake of false and baseless rumours being spread relating coronavirus on the social media, the consumption of chicken and eggs has come down drastically across the country and Telangana was no exemption, said K.G.Anand, General Manager, Venkateshwara Hatcheries Private Limited.
To save poultry industry from these rumours and instill confidence among chicken and egg lovers, the mela is being organised. Over 12,000 visitors are expected to enjoy different varieties of chicken and egg dishes, said D. Ram Reddy, Chairman and Managing Director, Sneha Farms Private Limited.
Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister KT Rama Rao and other Ministers will be participating in the mela, he said.