Noted fashion designer Ritu Beri has been appointed advisor to the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) for promotion of khadi in India and across the world.
She has been appointed for tenure of one year and shall advise KVIC on ways to promote khadi in India and across the world.
Beri has 25 years of rich experience in the global fashion arena designing clothes for international and national celebrities.
About Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC)
- The KVIC is a statutory body established by Union Government under the Khadi and Village Industries Commission Act, 1956.
- It is an apex organisation that functions under the aegis of Union Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises.
- KVIC’s main function is planning, promotion, organisation and implementation of programmes for development of Khadi and other village industries in the rural areas in coordination with other agencies engaged in rural development.