January 20, 2021

Promote handloom merchandise: Textile ministry to e-comm cos, retail companies



NEW DELHI: The federal government on Thursday stated it has requested e-commerce entities, retail firms and designer our bodies to advertise Indian handloom merchandise.

“The e-commerce entities, retail firms and designer our bodies have additionally been requested to advertise and amplify the efforts of ministry of textiles to advertise handloom merchandise,” textiles ministry stated in a press release forward of the Nationwide Handloom Day on August 7 when it might launch a cell app and backend web site for Handloom Mark Scheme, My Handloom Portal, a Digital Honest and showcase of Craft Handloom Village, Kullu.

The ministry stated that August 7 was chosen because the Nationwide Handloom Day to commemorate the Swadeshi Motion which was launched on the identical date within the 12 months 1905.