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Minister of Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi will inaugurate the Women of India Festival 2016 at Dilli Haat in New Delhi today.
The ten day festival will offer the biggest selection of organic products prepared by women. Organised and sponsored by the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development , the festival celebrates and promotes women entrepreneurs from across India.
Organic products ranging from food, fabrics and furniture to wellness, personal care and solar products will be on sale. This year's festival will have 230 stalls and about 372 participants. The list includes producers from Delhi, NCR and 23 states and Union Territories. Over 500 women entrepreneurs had participated in last year's edition of the festival.