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Annual fair for handicrafts and rural products Sisir Saras is all set to begin from January 4

Bhubaneswar: 19/12/18;The annual fair for handicrafts and rural products Sisir Saras is all set to begin from January 4 next year here in the city.

The Sisir Saras-2019 will showcase the handicrafts, handlooms, household articles and rural products of 24 States at the Exhibition Ground.

The 11-day event will be organised by the Odisha Rural development and Marketing Society under Panchayati Raj & Drinking Water Department in association with Odisha Khadi & Village Industries Board, Directorate of Handicrafts & Cottage Industries and Mission Shakti. It will conclude on January 14.

The fair aims to provide a platform to rural producers and craftsmen to market their products, informed Panchayatiraj Minister Pradeep Maharathy yesterday.

As many as 302 stalls will be set up featuring various handicrafts and forest products at 21st edition of annual Sisir Saras-2019. The craftsmen from all 30 districts of Odisha and self-help groups and artisans from the States including Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Gujarat will participate at the event.

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Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

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