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Craft exhibition underway at NEDFi Haat

A handloom and handicraft exhibition titled “Ramdhenu” has been organized at NEDFi Haat by Care Assam  from June 16to 22. The exhibition was earlier inaugurated by eminent Assamese film actor Biju Phukan, on Sunday. The exhibition features diverse skills of artist from different parts of the state like Brass and Bell metal crafts from Hajo and wood carving from Bokakhat.

While speaking on the inauguration ceremony President of Care Assam Pradip Baishya said, “The cooperation we seek from the people is not go come and buy items from these stalls to give them good business only but we seek your cooperation in coming to discover the beauty of the items in display which will be a lot of encouragement to us.”

The exhibition is a platform for the lesser known craftsmen to showcase their talents and get an opportunity to get some monetary value by selling their crafts. A creative designing competition was also organized among the participants to show their competitive skills which was judged by designer Priya Chadda.

 

- Nibir Akash Baruah, Guwahati

 

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