The Hilsa, known for its oily and flavorful meat, is a sought-after fish in Assam, especially popular during the monsoon season

Dipak Jaiswal                      28 Nov 2023

Hilsa

Hilsa

Pabda, a small freshwater catfish, is cherished for its mild flavor and flaky flesh.

Pabda

Pabda

The Rohu, a large carp-like fish, is valued for its firm, white flesh and versatility.

Rohu

Rohu

Chital, a predatory fish with a strong physique and sharp teeth, is popular both as a game fish and a culinary delight.

Chital

Chital

Magur, a bottom-dwelling catfish with a long, slender body, is frequently featured in flavorful curries and stews in Assamese cuisine

Magur

Magur

The Bori, a small freshwater fish known for its vibrant colors and peaceful temperament, adds elegance to Assamese cuisine

Bori

Bori

Koi are ornamental fish that are popular in Assam. These colorful fish are known for their long, graceful bodies and flowing fins.

Koi

Koi

Goldfish are another popular ornamental fish in Assam. These small, hardy fish are known for their bright orange color and long, flowing fins

Goldfish

Goldfish