Neighbourhood News Desk/ Garima Kotroo: The Union minister of textiles, Smriti Irani has recently inaugurated the 6th edition of India International Silk Fair (IISF), on 16th October 2018 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The theme of the show will represent the future of Indian silk industry.
The entry for the three days fair (16th October -18th October) is open for buyers, sellers and for invited visitors only.
India is the second largest producer of silk in the world but the Indian silk industry is still labour intensive rather than capital one. The silk industry provides gainful employment opportunity to millions of weavers and artisans.