The Indian Silk Export Promotion Council, ( Set-up by Ministry of Textiles, Government of India) has conducted the “Annual Export Award Function on Silk Exports” on December 8 at the Vigyan Bhawan, in the Capitals. The Function was chaired by Atul Kumar Gupta Chairman ISEPC, while the Committee of Administration ISEPC will be the host of the function.
The Awardees of the function were Indian Silk Manufacturers and Exporters from all over India, mainly from Silk Product and Silk yarns producing regions, Like, Bangalore, Varanasi, Kolkata, North-East States, Chennai, Bhagalpur, New Delhi, Noida, Srinagar (J and K), Farrukhabad, and Mumbai.
There are various award categories, like Silk Fabrics, Silk Garments, Silk Made-ups, Silk Carpets, Silk Sarees and Silk Over-alls. The Awards were presented for the Indian Silk export for the year 2013-2014.
The cultivation and promotion of Indian Silk, Silk Products and Sericulture plays a major role in uplifting the livelihood of millions of Indian population who are living in various parts of rural India, it is instrumental not only generates employments but it is also a major contributors in earning foreign exchange for the national exchequer.
Organising such annual awards functions are aimed to encourage Indian manufacturers and exporters of Indian Silk to produce quality silk products , promote and provide employments to more and more peoples of this country.