'Spring Festive Sale' of handloom products in Guwahati city
The North Eastern Handicrafts & Handloom Corporation Ltd (NEHHDC) in its Craft Promotion Center, Gorchuk, Guwahati has been organizing ‘Spring Festive Sale’.
GUWAHATI: The North Eastern Handicrafts & Handloom Corporation Ltd (NEHHDC) in its Craft Promotion Center, Gorchuk, Guwahati has been organizing 'Spring Festive Sale' for the handloom and handicraft items produced by artisans and weavers of all the eight North Eastern States. The 'Spring Festive Sale' started on March 6, stated a release.
Brigadier R K Singh, Managing Director of North Eastern Handicrafts and Handlooms Development Corporation Ltd., while interacting with the media on Wednesday said, "We are offering exotic handicraft and handloom items made and weaved by the artisans of northeast India, at a very favorable price to lead the people for an organic lifestyle practiced and preserved by the natives of northeast. Everyone across India can explore these exotic products at a never before prices, holding up the significance of eco-friendly products in today's time, making the local economy better and also empowering the rural women of northeast India. And I am sure a pragmatic support to this event will make people to see the beauty behind these products and a way to upstand with the artisans and weavers of northeast India."
The NEHHDC is a Central Public Sector Enterprise under the Ministry Of Development of North Eastern Region, Government of India mandated for development and promotion of North Eastern Handicrafts and Handlooms. The Corporation has been spearheading various activities which relate to development, production, promotion and marketing viz., training and design development, skill up gradation, capacity building, awareness generation amongst artisans and weavers, R&D activities, marketing and exports.