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Special handloom expo inaugurated at Urban Haat

Nagaland News

Dimapur, April 28: A 14-day special Handloom Expo ‘Spring’ NERTPS, organised by the Department of Industries and Commerce and funded by Office of the Development Commissioner for Handlooms, Union Ministry of Textiles, was inaugurated by Additional Director of Industries and Commerce, Vitsuthu Nyuthe at Urban Haat, Dimapur on April 28.

According to officials, the objective of the expo is to enable the weavers to showcase their products and increase handloom fabric production by way of establishing market linkages; to encourage innovation in design and techniques for improvement in design capabilities, diversification of product lines and value addition, better access domestic and export markets so that weavers get continuous employment and improve their living standards.
Altogether, 30 stalls have been set up, following all SOPs issued by the Government of Nagaland to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
(Page News Service)

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