PM inaugurates Centres of Excellence at Deen Dayal Hastkala Sankul in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated Centres of Excellence at the Deen Dayal Hastkala Sankul, a complex dedicated to the handicrafts of the region. 
Arriving at the venue directly from the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas celebrations, the Prime Minister unveiled a plaque to mark the inauguration of 55 outlets which would serve as Centres of Excellence. 
He walked through the various galleries of the Textiles Museum, before arriving at the amphitheatre in the complex.
Here, he released two books titled ‘Kashi: The Universe of Crafts and Textiles’ and ‘Indian Textiles: History, Splendour, Grandeur.’
He also unveiled a plaque to mark the inauguration of an Integrated Textile Office Complex, at Chowkaghat in the pilgrim city.

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