Bhubaneswar ( 16/03,PPL News ) : An initiative by Prayas, organised a Programme to promote the weavers of Odisha which is was supported by the Ministry of Textiles, Govt of India. The Hon’ble Minister Tukuni Sahu ( WCD & Mission Shakti) graced the occasion as the Chief guest also celebrated the International Women’s what week with us, also extended its support by addressing the audience telling about how we need to promote the handloom of Odisha and elaborated the schemes implemented by the Govt of Odisha in the presence of Dr Prasanna Ku Patasani, Shri Priyadarshi Mishra, Padmashree Ileana Citaristi, Padmashree Aruna Mohanty, Ms Rajalaxmi Rath, Dr Chidarmika that Iti Samanta, Dr Sujata Kar
Purabi Das, Ms Deepti Devi, Ms. Susmita Das, Dr. Kaynat Kazi, Ms. Usasi Mishra, Sj Saswat Joshi, Ms Chhanda Mishra, MS.Jayashree Dhal graced the occasion. The guest was felicitated by Dr Rosalin Patasani and she addressed the audience how we should stand for the handloom of Odisha and promote it all over the world. There was a panel discussion regarding the potentiality of the weavers with few renowned guests from Delhi & Odisha
There was an ethnic walk show by the eminent women personalities of Odisha who have been achievers in their field. In the end, Parineeti Co-Founder Ms Junthi Hota address the vote of thanks.