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Khadi Centres In Meghalaya

Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) is planning to set up seven to eight khadi centres in Meghalaya this year. Commission chairman, Vinay Kumar Saxena, said “Each centre’s estimated cost is Rs. 9 lakh and the annual production is likely to be around Rs. 16 to Rs. 17 lakh. The centres are also expected to provide employment to locals.” He said Meghalaya’s khadi activities were not up to the mark. “The…
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Ritu Beri Appointed As Advisor To Revive Khadi

Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has appointed ace fashion designer Ritu Beri as its advisor to attract youth and revive the 'neglected' sector. "Khadi was a neglected sector. The centre is working very hard to revive this sector. We have launched various schemes. For example, we are now approaching government departments, private institutions, private companies to adopt Khadi and responses are very encouraging," KVIC chairman Vinay Kumar Saxena told…
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