You know you are a confirmed shopaholic if the finance minister mentions you
by name in his address about growing consumer spending in the country. Here's
a little more for you.
The Hastakala Vikas Gramodyog Sansthan of Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, has been
organizing an exhibition-cum-sale of wood handicrafts, carved furniture and
small gift articles in co-operation with the YMCA for a couple of years now.
The show is held thrice every year, and lasts 15-25 days each time.
The price ranges of the items displayed in this exhibition are:
Sofa Sets - Rs.12,000 - Rs. 26,000
Dining Tables - Rs. 26,000
Dressing Table - Rs. 4,000 - Rs. 7,000
Console Table - Rs. 10,000
Partitions - Rs. 5,000 - Rs. 7,000
Double Bed - Box Type - Rs. 17,000 - Rs. 25,000
Center Table - Rs.12,000 - Rs. 26,000
Side Board - Rs. 6,500 - Rs. 13,000
Corner Stand - Rs. 1,200 - Rs. 3,000
T V Stand - Rs. 4,500 - Rs. 7,000
Telephone Stand - Rs. 1,600 - Rs. 3,000
Writing Table - Made upon order
Rocking Chair - Made upon order
Deewan - Rs.12,000
Deewan Box - Rs. 4,000 - Rs. 7,000
Knitted Mudha - Rs. 150
Small Gift Articles - Rs. 10 - Rs. 2,000
Also available are special sets for marriages like sofas, showcases, double
beds and dressing tables. There is no lunch break, and the exhibition is open
on all Sundays.
Please contact the venue at 657-4218 / 756-4670 for further details.