Yes, that’s what we can expect in future. Haryanvi chorian (girls) will soon be stitching the traditional ghaghras and ‘landi kurtis’ in the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) being set up in Panchkula.
The institute was announced way back in 2011 but the foundation stone was laid on Thursday by television actor turned politician Smriti Zubin Irani.
The NIFT Centre would be completed in two years and the students enrolled would get guidance from international experts as the Centre has agreement with 32 global institutes
NIFT Centre awaited completion due to disputes between leaders of the previous government.Apart from NIFT, work has also been started on four-laning of the National Highway-73 and the Kundli-Manesar-Palwal expressway.
New Silk weaving units at 4 places
The Central Government would assist Haryana in developing silk weaving units in Panipat, Ambala, Sirsa and Panchkula.
Smriti Irani said that both Central and state governments would make novel efforts in these four districts in the next one year. Describing textile as the second largest employment giving sector after agriculture, she said since the Haryana Government had received investment proposals worth Rs 7 lakh crore from prospective investors, the Central Government would give all kinds of support for execution of the agreements Haryana had entered into for development of textile industries.