Make at your home! That too with less capital, less labor, less land. Yes, it is true you can also be an entrepreneur from your home, your land, and your family people. Migration from villages is a greater concern when maximum young mind travel miles and miles in search of a job. Many a time youth meets treacherous people who deceive rural gullible people in cities for monetary benefits. It becomes more painful when men move abroad in search of jobs and get trapped into hands of touts. Many cases in Gulf countries have been reported where Indians went in search job and fell into the hands of an illegal person causing deep distress to family and the latter.
The government of India started a few ambitious projects under the banner to increase the productivity of the nation and thus employing its people at its own resource The government of India started a few ambitious projects under its banner to increase the productivity of the nation and thus employing its people at its own resource. Make in India, Startup, Stand Up etc. are among them. But UP government has marched one step further towards empowering its own people by launching ONE DISTRICT ONE PRODUCT (ODOP).
ODOP is mighty product started by UP government wherein government has selected a particular district for particular product eg. ALLAHABAD is selected for its Guava and MOONJ based product. This project initially was started initially by the Japanese government which gained prominence in 1979. Though Guava may be heard by everyone but Moonj may be an alien word for you, as it is an uncommon word for internet savvy, gadget controlled hands as it almost found in villages that too away from habituated lands. It is a wild grass scientifically known as Saccharum Munja which grows near the banks of Yamuna river in outskirts of Naini. Don’t get astonished by the fact that it has attracted many high earning MNCs personnel by its glory and demand outside India. The product made by it is outstanding, attractable and exhibitory.
The dexterity of women who are involved in this handicraft can only be evaluated when you will decorate your dine or sitting room with this Moonj handmade beautiful artifacts. You will proud of those innocent hands who had prepared these flawless, alluring pieces and will forget expensive, imported items from Germany and France.
Please feel proud of your indigenous handicrafts and bring home those items as it will empower our people and will encourage our craftsmen son that Allahabad could be globally known for its MOONJ
So before purchasing, any foreign articles think about your own Moonj made articles. Decorate your home empower your people...