National Handloom Day

  • Manipur celebrates 6th National Handloom Day
    Newmai News Network Imphal | August 7 The Directorate of Handloom and Textiles celebrated the 6th National Handloom Day on Friday at the Conference Hall, Manipur Secretariat in Imphal with Textiles, Commerce and Industry minister Thongam Biswajit Singh as the chief guest. According to an official statement, the National Handloom Day is being is celebrated in commemoration of the formal proclamation of the Swadeshi Movement and passage of the Boycott Resolution to boycott the Man
  • Priyanka, Vidya, Janhvi, Dia go vocal for local on National Handloom Day
    Bollywood actresses including Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Vidya Balan and Janhvi Kapoor went vocal for local, urging people to support Indian weavers, on the occasion of National Handloom Day on Friday. Vidya posted a few pictures in mustard silk saree on Instagram, and wrote: "Let us all resolve to support our weavers across the country in these difficult times by buying and wearing their beautiful creations in our everyday life and also help keep #India'sHandloomLegacy alive.