Handicrafts expo receiving good response


Nashik: The handicrafts expo, being organised by Avadh Hastkala, Hastshilpa and Gramodyog Samiti at Dongre Vastigruh is receiving a good response from consumers. Nashikites are rushing to purchase various clothes and artistic items.

This expo will continue till December 10. Textile ministry of government of India has sponsored Avadh Hastkala, Hastshilpa and Gramodyog Samiti. 90% artistes have taken part in this expo. As a result consumers are receiving the items at reasonable price rates.

Various items like Orissa painting, Rajasthani blog print, dress material, bedsheets, lakhnavi chiken sarees and dress material, blue art pottery, toys for children, Bengali kantha sarees, Punjabi phulkari dress material, Orissa handloom-handicraft, bangles, carpets, silk sarees, bed cover, chair, purse, jute bag, crockery, chappal, Saharanpur antique furniture, terra-cotta imitation jewellery and temples are available under one roof. A 5% discount has been offered on the purchase through debit and credit card.