Sisir Saras Mela from January 04


Bhubaneswar: The 11-day annual Sisir Saras Mela organised by the Odisha Rural development and Marketing Society under the Panchayati Raj Department in association with the Odisha Khadi & Village Industries Board, the Directorate of Handicrafts & Cottage Industries and the Mission Shakti will begin at the Exhibition Ground, here from January 04.

The Mela that would showcase the handicrafts, handlooms, household articles and rural products of 24 states, aims to provide a platform to rural producers and craftsmen to market their products.

As many as 302 stalls would be set up during this edition of the Mela. Craftsmen from all 30 districts of Odisha and self-help groups and artisans from the States including Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Gujarat would participate in it.