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Khadi India's flagship outlet records sales of Rs 1.02 crore on Gandhi JayantiNEW DELHI: Khadi gross sales crossed the Rs one crore mark at Khadi India’s flagship outlet here at Connaught Position on Gandhi Jayanti, notwithstanding the prevailing COVID-19 predicament, according to the Khadi and Village Industries Fee.

On October 2, over-all gross sales of Khadi stood at about Rs one.02 crore as towards Rs one.27 crore on the exact same day final year, KVIC reported.

Khadi, the hand-spun indigenous material, has been synonymous with Mahatma Gandhi’s legacy.

“As several as one,633 expenses were generated during the day with an typical obtain of Rs six,258 for every bill. Customers belonging to distinctive segments and age-teams queued at the Khadi India outlet given that morning,” KVIC stated.

The Khadi and Village Industries Fee (KVIC) also released its customary once-a-year unique 20 for every cent discount on all items to celebrate the 151st beginning anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on October 2.

“Despite coronavirus pandemic, a significant selection of people today still arrived out to invest in Khadi which is a end result of the recurring appeals of the Prime Minister. Khadi has turn out to be a house name and the selection of Khadi lovers is continuously expanding,” KVIC Chairman Vinai Kumar Saxena reported.