KVIC to work for promotion of khadi
■ AMBALA: The Khadi and Village Industry Commission (KVIC) has drawn plans for the promotion of khadi and herbal products.
Khadi and Village Industry Commission north zone chairman Desh Raj Gautam said there would be substantial increase in the budget in the next financial year.
Several schemes would be launched to attract the artisans for the production o khadi and allied products under the Pradhanmantri Rojgar Srijan Programme.
He said that due to efforts of Khadi and Village Industry Commission, which was formed in 1956, the popularity of its products has increased and sales have doubled adding that discerning customers contin ue to prefer Khadi products.