Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts with the support of the Office of Development Commissioner (Handicrafts) and Ministry of Textiles, Government of India with an objective to promote livelihood for artisans is organising Thematic Exhibition-cum-sale of crafts produced by skilled artisans from North Eastern States of India at Chennai City Centre Mall at Mylapore, Chennai from 21st February to 1st March, 2020. Total 20 skilled artisans from the 8 states of NER will showcase and sale their handicrafts in the next 10 days period.
Mr. Rakesh Kumar, Director General EPCH informed that artisans are the backbone of Indian handicraft sector and possess inherent skill, technical and traditional craftsmanship. During this 10 days exhibition-cum-sale, the visitors of Chennai will be able to see a wide variety of crafts from North East states with their friends & family and by buying these handicrafts they can directly contribute in the improvement of the livelihood of these artisans from NER states.
Variety of crafts from NER states will be showcased and on sale for Chennai based customers at Chennai City Centre Mall, Mylapore, Chennai from 21st February 2020 to 1st March 2020.
Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) is an apex non-profit organization of around 11000 member exporters and works in coordination with O/o Development Commissioner Handicrafts to promote, support, protect, maintain and increase the export of handicrafts and project India’s image abroad as a preferable sourcing destination to source Indian handicrafts globally by the overseas importers, brands, departmental store etc.