Div Com lauds handloom dept promoting eco-friendly products

Div Com lauds handloom dept promoting eco-friendly products

JAMMU: To facilitate the weavers of the Jammu region with convenient marketing facilities, the handloom development department organised a mega event showcasing the handicrafts produced by the artisans of Jammu province.
Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Sanjeev Verma inaugurated the programme.
The department, in an effort to promote and showcase the unique artifacts of the state, has launched a slew of technologically advanced measures like digital printing, fusion printing, screen printing and work on different fabrics like dasuti, tweet and cotton, an official release read.
“Div Com lauded the efforts of the department for according much needed push towards promotion of state’s handloom products which will not only enhance employment opportunities for the skilled manpower but help huge promotion of state’s unique and traditional artifacts,” it read. He exhorted upon the officers to further streamline the functioning of handloom societies for enhanced results.
Elaborating on the importance of promoting eco-friendly products in present time of pollution and environment degradation, Khan appreciated the massive production of jute bags by the department.
The commissioner distributed appreciation certificates among the weavers for their efforts and contribution towards the development of handlooms, it added.