The Uttar Pradesh authorities led by chief minister Yogi Adityanath is constructing the primary handicrafts park in Uttar Pradesh in Sector 29 of the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA).
A complete of 76 industrialists have acquired the land on the park unfold over an space of fifty acres to arrange their factories at the price of Rs 403 crore. The factories being arrange on the park will present everlasting employment to 22,144.
The maiden handicrafts park of UP will function workshops, factories and shops making, showcasing and promoting the wide-ranging indigenous handicrafts to home and international guests, aiming at conserving the standard crafts, offering employment to 1000’s of state artisans and boosting the state financial system. It will even facilitate export of UP’s handicrafts to totally different international locations of the world.
UP’s wealthy conventional handicrafts, embrace Banarasi sarees, brass works of Moradabad, perfumes of Kannauj, ‘chikankari’ of Lucknow and terracotta artwork of Gorakhpur. In truth, each district of the state has at the least one particular product that’s integral to its identification.
Hundreds of craftspeople making toys and idols from clay, wooden and different supplies has drawn the eye of individuals from different elements of the nation as effectively.
According to officers, the park close to Jewar airport will function handicrafts from everywhere in the nation and shortly turn into probably the most distinguished place for artisans and craftsmen.
The park will probably be just like the Hunar Haat organised in Delhi, which is attended by over 600 artisans and craftsmen from throughout states and Union Territories displaying indigenous merchandise.
There are a number of different state-sponsored schemes akin to One District One Product (ODOP) and Vishwakarma Shram Samman, which search to advertise and shield native artisans and handicrafts and artworks.
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