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Modi's Varanasi constituency gets NIFT centre

The centre, which would focus on textile designing, has been opened as a satellite centre of NIFT, Rae Bareli

Virendra Singh Rawat  |  Lucknow 

National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) has launched a centre in Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The centre, which would focus on textile designing, has been opened as a satellite centre of NIFT, Rae Bareli. Varanasi is a textiles hub specialising in silk and is world famous for ‘Banarasi Sari’. “We have recently launched a small centre in Varanasi and are offering textile design related courses of 4 and 6 months to students,” NIFT Rae Bareli Director Dr Bharat Sah told Business Standard. About 30 students are ...

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First Published: Tue, August 02 2016. 20:13 IST
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