The second National Handloom Day will be celebrated all over the country, on today (August 7). The main function will be held in Varanasi in which Sant Kabir Awards and National Handloom Awards will be presented by the Union Textiles Minister Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani who will be the Chief Guest on the occasion. While Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (I/C), Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy would be the Guest of Honour.
Besides the main event in Varanasi, there will be many other programmes. The National Handloom Day will also be celebrated at state level in all the states. In addition, the Day will also be celebrated in more than 200 handloom clusters. The first National Handloom Day was celebrated last year and Hon’ble Prime Minister was the Chief Guest in the main event held in Chennai on 7th August, 2015.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
1. The National Handloom Day is celebrated on which date?
2. Who is going to present the Sant Kabir and National awards?
Courtesy: Economic Times