Week-long exhibition cumsale by SHGs at Namchi


BIKASH CHETTRI

Namchi, 23 Feb: Week-long exhibition cum sale of products made by Self- Help Groups of Namchi

organized by the Sikkim Urban Development Agency (SUDA) under Urban Development Department at Central Park in Namchi, South Sikkim, began today. The products have been made under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana-National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NULM). On the inaugural day today, four SHGs from Namchi exhibited their products which are Chandra Jyoti SHG of Namuna Basti, Anusha SHG of Tinzir, Shanti SHG of Tinzir and Himalayan II SHG of Dambudara. The products included

hand-made traditional dress, knitted woollen clothes and accessories, dried and bottled pickles, local

foods (khaabjay and selroti), and handmade purses and handbags. Assistant Town Project Officer of Urban Development Department for South and West, Chumden Doma Bhutia said that the event has

been organized in the state since 2017.