Bhubaneswar, August 08:
Today is National Handloom Day. The nation and the state of Odisha celebrate this day in praise of the craftsmen. This day was first celebrated by the central government in the year 2015. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has greeted everyone on the occasion of National Handloom Day.
In a tweet, the CM said Odisha is “a treasure trove of exquisite handlooms with intricate designs honed over generations by outstanding artists and craftsmen.” He further added, “On National Handloom Day, let’s celebrate the rich heritage of handlooms of Odisha, preserved for centuries.” He then added a hashtag saying “#OdishaHandloomMagic”.