Handicraft and Handloom Exhibition from North Eastern States


Bhubaneswar: Eye-catching handicrafts of various North Eastern states of the country are on display at the ongoing crafts fair at the Exhibition Ground here.

As many as 60 kiosks have been put up in the exhibition.

The cane and bamboo products of Assam and Tripura, artificial flowers designed by the artisans of Nagaland, mats and cushions from Manipur, incense sticks of Tripura and wood carvings of Meghalaya are the ones seen pulling huge crowd.

A number of local crafts persons and students of the art colleges and fashion design institutes are seen flocking to the fair to have an interaction with the artisans.

Apart from the north-eastern states, one can also find various products by artisans from Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh.

The exhibition will continue till October 23.