India@75: A nation in the making

Photo of the day: Preparations

Published: Aug 21, 2022 02:51:23 PM IST
Updated: Aug 21, 2022 04:45:16 PM IST

Photo of the day: PreparationsA farmer prepares a bundle of jute for drying in Nagaon district, in the northeastern state of Assam, India, August 20, 2022. Jute, a natural fibre, is the second most abundant natural fibre in the world. Natural fibres are considered the backbone of the Indian textiles industry which is projected to reach $195 billion by 2025 from $138 billion currently. 

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