Handloom fair begins at Chandel

Written By: / Friday, 23 February 2018 17:04

Chandel, Feb.23: Two day Handloom fair organized by the Autonomous District Council (ADC) Chandel begins today at Japhou Keithel Chandel.
The inaugural function was attended by Lukhosei Zou, Chairman ADC Chandel, Vice Chairman Joy Lamkang,  Kalun Anal Executive member ADC Chandel , Ts. Kothar, CEO ADC Chandel and other executive members of the ADC as dignitaries on the dais.
Speaking on the occasion Lukhosei Zou, Chairman ADC Chandel said that the two day fair is being organized to encourage the weavers of the district under the sponsorship of the Handloom and Industries Department Government of Manipur.
“This kind of fair (Mela) will give opportunity to the weavers of the district to showcase their products and generate income to help their family”,  Zou said.
Handloom products of various communities of Chandel district were showcase in the stall open for the exhibition. The ADC also extended some monetary assistance to the stall owners.

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