Assam government will take strong action against the vendors selling Gamochas brought from outside Assam. Handloom & Textiles Minister of Assam, Ranjit Dutta informed News Live about the decision and said, “Action will be taken against vendors selling Gamochas produced and brought from outside the State and the decision has been taken to protect interests of local weavers.”
The Minister said that the government will direct the DCs of every district to take action in this regard. He also said that government will also take up the matter with the vendors in the State.
On the other hand, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that popular actress Priyanka Chopra will be the brand ambassador to promote Golden Silk of Assam.