Minister KT Rama Rao formally launched the ReWeave Handloom Digital Empowerment Center in partnership with Microsoft at Pochampally.
ReWeave center at Pochampally will train weavers to use software to create design motifs and have online marketing and sales presence.
KTR also launched a scheme “Nettanna Cheyutha” in Yadadri district. He said Govt is allocating a budget of 75 crores for this scheme. Weavers will be given 50% subsidy for their raw materials. Over 30 thousand weavers would be benefitted with this scheme. The state government is planning to utilize Actress Samantha’s services to promote handlooms in the state