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Natural silk expo underway


Ujjain: A maiden Natural Silk Exhibition-cum- Sale is being organised in the city of Mahakal.Considering the arrival of devotees at Simhastha, district panchayat is organising the exhibition at the newly developed Haat Bazaar at Neelganga. The natural silk has been obtained from the cocoon silk by the farmers of the State. The exhibition reflects the unique confluence of the traditional knitting and silk fabric art.

Apart from garments of silk, mulberry, tusser and eri, silk products are also available at the exhibition. District silk officer Anil Upadhyay said that the exhibition-cum- sale offers 15 per cent discount on all the products in view of Simhastha festival.