DEHRADUN, Jan 4
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Thursday appealed the people to at least buy one khadi product once a year.
Rawat was addressing the gathering after inspecting various stalls at the ongoing National Handloom Expo at parade ground, Dehradun. He said by purchasing a Khadi product, one would not only be promoting Khadi but will also help in financially strengthening weavers and artisans dealing in the making of Khadi.
Chief Minister on the occasion also released 2018 calendar of Himadri. He also inaugurated the cultural programmes that comprised Garhwali and Kumaoni folk songs.
Rajpur MLA Khazan Das, Commissioner Industries Saujanya and Director Industries Sudhir Nautiyal were present on the occasion.