The rice in the photo is known as "Namar catsa" or " Caca". It looks strange from its name to its colour. According to the farmers, the rice used to be eaten by the Kings and the senior citizens because it is nutritious. The interviewee said it made up complete balanced nutrition for the sick or weak.
But now most of our people didn't have much knowledge concerning with that kind of paddy ( including me). Today that kind of rice is not grown widely. Why? The answer was simple - it's production rate doesn't make it very lucrative proposition. Especially it's unique technology for graining by using hand mills and the farmers are not keen to plant its due to the aforementioned facts.