HomeIndustry NewsAP wins big at ODOP Awards

AP wins big at ODOP Awards

Published on

Bags 6 of the 12 awards presented

In a significant achievement the state of Andhra Pradesh bagged six of the total 12 awards presented under the One District One Product (ODOP) initiative. 

Initiated by the Department for the Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade the ODOP initiative acknowledges the work done by the States and Union Territories, and their contributions towards the Atmanirbhar Bharat initiative. 

The awards were presented in New Delhi and were given by External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar and Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal to the district collectors and other officials.

It was informed that Araku Coffee from Alluri Sitarama Raju district and Uppada Jamdani sarees from Kakinada district secured gold medals while Ponduru cotton sarees from Srikakulam and Gadwal sarees from Kurnool won the bronze award. 

Also Madanapalle silk sarees of Annamayya district and Mangalagiri handloom sarees of Guntur received special mentions.

As per reports AP had submitted 26 products, including textiles, handicrafts, handloom, fisheries, and industrial sectors.



Latest articles

Getting you Answer ready

Most of us would have faced interview anxieties at some point in time. This...

Real Estate JDAs should be exempt from GST

It is a wide-spread practice in the Real Estate sector wherein developers/builders/realtors identify suitable...

I have shown what credibility means: CM Jagan

'No film stars, no big names, People are my star campaigners' As election campaigning came...

Agri, Mfg., IT, Tourism to be our top focus sectors: Nara Lokesh

While the weather forecasters are predicting the heat wave in Andhra Pradesh to be...