Visits JKKVIB’s exhibition
SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Tuesday underlined the need for providing good markets and better remuneration for craftsmen.
He was speaking during his visit to the exhibition of J&K Khadi and Village Industries Board (JKKVIB) being organised at the Kashmir Haat here on Tuesday. Participants from all over India are showcasing their Khadi and village industries products in the month long exhibition, an official handout read.
Appreciating the quality of products showcased in this exhibition, the governor observed that the items in the exhibition were an example of exquisite craftsmanship of artisans.
Governor went around the stalls and showed keen interest in the exhibited products comprising clothes, furniture, home décor items, accessories, agricultural and horticultural produces etc.
He described Khadi as one of the prominent symbols of India’s struggle for Independence and appreciated its growth as a brand due to the consistent efforts of Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) to make it popular across all the sections of the society and among people of all ages.