Minister for Fisheries Semi Koroilavesau handed over a twenty thousand dollars solar freezer to the village of Udu in Totoya, Lau yesterday.
This is the first to be given by Government through the Ministry of Fisheries to benefit the fishermen of the village.
There will be two that will be run by the fishermen association in the Lau Group for the next 3 months.
Another solar freezer will be set up in One I Lau where the minister and his delagates will travel to next to install the solar freezer.
40 Solar Freezers have been allocated for installation in the maritime areas of Fiji.