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The demand for local handlooms is on the increase.

The demand for local handlooms is on the increase in local and foreign markets particularly from India and the western countries. Director Mrs. J. Krishnamoorthy of the textile department says that the department is introducing new technology and new markets for handloom manufacturers. The youth who are willing to undergoing training  will be accommodated at 12 training centers run by the department. The Director said that the department will provide 5,000 rupees with each trainee to purchase handloom and the raw material.  In addition department has introduced a program to give them a further training in India.