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  • Prime Minister urges people to use Indian Handloom and Handicrafts as much as possible

    Published on July 26, 2020

    The Prime Minister emphasized that the correct and positive approach always goes a long way in transforming distressing times into opportunities, adversities into triggers of development and progress. Mr Modi highlighted how the youth and women have come up with new experiments on the basis of their talent and skills in the present times of COVID-19. He said many self help groups in Bihar have begun making masks with Madhubani motifs which are very popular.

    He said the nation will celebrate National Handloom Day on 7th of August. Mr Modi said the Handloom and Handicrafts of India encompass a glorious history of hundreds of years. He urged everyone to use Indian Handloom and Handicrafts as much as possible, and also communicate to more and more people about them.

    The Prime Minister said a large part of the country is grappling with floods. Many areas of states like Bihar and Assam are dealing with a series of difficulties due to floods. He said the whole nation stands by those affected by this disaster.

    The Prime Minister congratulated Chandrika Prasad Santokhi for becoming the new President of Suriname and wished him the best on behalf of 130 crore Indians.