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Benefits of Kaji Nemu, the state fruit of Assam

ET Online

Feb 14, 2024

Kaji Nemu gets recognition

Kaji Nemu gets recognition

Kaji Nemu, a type of lemon native to Assam, has received the acclodate of being Assam's state fruit.

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Enriching cuisines

In a post on X, Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma said, "Our Government has decided to declare Kaji Nemu (Citrus Limon) as the State Fruit of Assam.With its unique aroma & antioxidant properties, Assam lemon has enriched our local cuisines."

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Benefits

Here are the benefits of kaji nemu.

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Vitamin C

Kaji Nemu is full of vitamin C and antioxidants that help build immunity.

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Potassium

The lemon is also packed with potassium, which helps manage the fluid levels in the body.

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Iron

Kaji Nemu also contains iron that produces haemoglobin in the blood.

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Fibre

Fibre in Kaji Nemu boosts gut health and helps clean the digestive tract.

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How to use?

Kaji Nemu has a sweet and tangy flavour and lifts any dish - cooked or not. The best way to eat it is by cutting slices and squeezing some fresh juice on your plate.

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