Hunar Haat

26th Hunar Haat in New Delhi

The Minority Affairs Ministry is organising 26th Hunar Haat in New Delhi

Hunar Haat
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Minority Affairs Ministry is organising 26th Hunar Haat of indigenous artisans and Craft men from across the country at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi.

Petroleum and Natural Gas Ministry Dharmendra Pradhan will inaugurate this event.

The Hunar Haat will be organised with the theme of “vocal for local” from 20th Feb to 1st March 2021.

26th Hunar Haat

More than 600 artisans and craft men including a large number of women artisans, from more than 31 states and Union territories will participate in the event.

Hunar Haat has come as a major relief to artisans, whose business was severely affected by COVID -19 .

This event had all arrangement necessarily needed to COVID -19 protocol :

  • There were touch less hand sanitizer machines installed at the entry and exit points.
  • Visitors without masks were not allowed in.
  • Hand sanitizers were placed in all the stalls.
  • COVID -19 awareness was displayed in the form of stickers at the venue.

The minister said, “visitors will also enjoy traditional delicacies from every region of the country at Bawerchikhana section of Hunar Hatt”.

Mr. Naqvi said, Hunar Hatt will also be available at virtual and online platform and on GeM protocol where the people of the country and abroad can buy Hunar Haat products digital and online also.

What is Hunar Hatt?

  • Hunar Hatt is an exhibition of handicrafts and traditional products made by artisans from the Minorities Communities.
  • These are organised by the Ministry of Minority Affairs under USTTAD ( Upgrading the Skills and Training in Traditional Arts/ crafts for Development ) scheme.
  • Hunar Haat aims to provide market explore and employment opportunities to artisans , crafts men and traditional culinary experts .


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