Parveez Ahmad Lone

Parveez Ahmad Lone is a Ph.D. Scholar in the Department of Education, Central University of Haryana (Haryana). He has completed M.Phil. in Education from the Central University of Haryana. He has qualified NET and SET in Education. He did B.Sc. from University of Kashmir and M.Ed. from Central university of Jammu. He has published numerous research papers in national and international reputed journals, and has participated in various seminars and workshops of national and international level.

Papers Published in World Economics:

The Socioeconomic Plight of Carpet Weavers of Kashmir

Weaving is a method of textile production in which two distinct sets of yarns or threads are interlaced at right angles to form a fabric or cloth. Kashmir handicraft products have earned worldwide fame for their attractive designs, functional utility and high-quality craftsmanship. In the absence of other manufacturing industries in the state, handicrafts have remained a key economic activity from time immemorial and engage approximately 374,000 artisans. Crafts like shawls, crewel work, namdha, chain stitch, wood carving, papier maché, costume jewellery, kani shawls and the carpets hold a significant share in the overall production and exports of the state. Carpet weaving is an essential craft, both at national and state levels, in its overall contribution to employment and revenue.

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