Mayor inaugurates exhibition
By OUR STAFF REPORTER |
Tue, 21 -Feb, 2012
Dehradun, 20 Feb: Mayor Vinod Chamoli inaugurated the ‘Special Handloom Expo Dehradun 2012’, here, today.
In his address, Chamoli said that the handloom exhibition features artisans and products from Chhattisgarh and other states and the event has provided exquisite traditional arts of different parts of India to reach the people of Doon. Praising the initiative of the Government of India and the Chhattisgarh administration, the Mayor also said that such events would help the artisans establish markets as well, which would strengthen the rural economy.
Manager of the Expo, Rajaram Devangan shared that the Expo would go on until 4 March and would give Doonites a chance to purchase attractive products of Kosa and cotton at 20 per cent discount. Also present were Anoop Kumar Singh and Anil Chadda.