National Mission on Saffron

In Jammu & Kashmir State

Saffron Cultivation in Kashmir Valley dates back to 500 BC Wan Zhen a Chinese Medical Expert reports that habitat of saffron is in Kashmir. However historians date its arrival prior to 500B.C attributing it to Persian invasion and colonization of Kashmir.

List of Beneficiaries Covered Under National Saffron Mission

District Pulwama

Ditrict Srinagar

District Budgam

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