In order to give a boost to the Handicrafts, Handloom sectors, the government has taken many initiatives to push it further.
Recently Handicrafts, Handloom Directorate, NIFT unveiled packaging prototypes for Jammu Handicrafts.
This Initiative will enhance sales, earnings of artisans, weavers of this sector.
Recently Union Additional Secretary, Ministry of Textiles and Director General NIFT, and Secretary in Industry & Commerce Department, attended unveiling ceremony of packaging prototypes and craft document for Handicrafts and Handloom products of Jammu region at JLN Udyog Bhawan Jammu.
The event was organized under the guidance of Vikramjeet Singh, Commissioner Secretary, Industries & Commerce.
Director National Institute of Fashion Technology, Srinagar, apprised the artisans and weavers from Jammu, Samba and Kathua districts of the packaging project through a detailed comprehensive presentation.
Other dignitaries present on the occasion were Director Handicrafts and Handloom, Jammu, Dr. Vikas Gupta, MD JKTPO Khalid Jahangir and other officers of the Industries and Commerce department.
Another important aspect of the event was unveiling of the craft document exhibiting the crafts of Jammu division by the dignitaries.