Khadi became the symbol of India’s struggle for independence a 100 years back and is again at the forefront of leading India’s fight against Covid-19. Gandhi firmly believed that khadi could make India self-reliant. In many ways, this resonates with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision for India and the spirit of Aatmanirbhar Bharat (self-reliant India).
As India marks centenary of Mahatma Gandhi’s Non-Cooperation Movement on August 1, 2020, Invest India presents to you an insight into India’s mammoth achievement of using Khadi to fight Covid 19 and save livelihood for millions during the pandemic. Thus, also highlighting Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Vocal for Local’ dream.
Report: Khadi Masks, Protecting lives & livelihoods during Covid 19
Authors: Mishika Nayyar, Remya Lakshmanan