JAMMU: Various handloom manufacturers were Monday apprised about e-marketing of their products besides taxation under GST.
This during a day long workshop cum Buyer Seller meet organised by the Department of Handloom Development organized at JKTDC in which Director Handloom Development Department, Rubina Kouser was the chief guest.
The Director went around the stalls displayed and inspected the products displayed by the handloom development clusters and societies from different parts of the state. She lauded the weavers of these Handloom Clusters for their traditional products like Pashmina Shawls and Stoles, Pashmina Shawl, semi Pasmina, Basholi Pashmina/loi/blanket and others.
Rubina Kouser appreciated the efforts of the department for organizing such workshop which besides promoting state’s traditional handloom products also facilitates direct contact between the buyer and the seller. She asked the artisans and craftsman to avail the benefits of various schemes being launched by the department for their socio economic upliftment.
Representative from Amazon also gave briefing about E- marketing to the weavers while Commercial Tax Officer Neeraj Sharma and Arvind briefed about G.S.T.