Shefali Vaidya, Pune based author known for her ‘saree swag’, now a member of special committee constituted by the Ministry of Textiles
Pune-based author and speaker Shefali Vaidya has been appointed as a member in a specially constituted committee formed by the Ministry of Textiles.
Dhoti and shirt announced as a reward for Olympics medal-winning hockey player PR Sreejesh by Kerala govt’s handloom dept
As of now, Kerala government has not yet declared any reward for PR Sreejesh, who made India proud at the Tokyo Olympics
On the eve of #NationalHandloomDay on 7th August, founder of Dastkar and textiles Prima Donna Laila Tyabji chose to rant about this govt’s decision of scrapping of the Handloom Board
Modi govt abolishes textile board with ‘activists’ and ‘experts’ pontificating, to get work done through institutes like NIFT instead
The Handloom Board was an ornamental board that had activist and experts who essentially pontificated without doing any real ground work
Manipur Handloom calls for stopping mass production of Lierum Phee in UP to protect livelihood of traditional weavers
The method of product and name of Leirum Phee should not be changed, experts said.