DIPHU, Nov 01: The National Handloom Expo 2019 got underway after its inauguration held at the Diphu Club this evening.
Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) EM Ratan Teron, who graced the event as chief guest, inaugurated the Expo. He was accompanied by Directorate of Handloom & Textiles (Guwahati) Joint Director D. Goswami, Handloom & Textiles Diphu Kanta Ram Rahang, Deputy Director Bipul Kalita, and Assistant Director Tapash Das among others. Several SHG members from both the districts of Karbi Anglong districts also attended the inauguration event.
Later in the evening, a cultural event was also held during which noted singer Ambalika Kashyap, Plabita Saikia and Deuri Rongpi performed their songs and various dances were also performed by different dance groups. In addition to this, a fashion show is also expected to be held later in the evening.