The Program envisages proper illumination and extended working hours to rural artisans through provision of solar lanterns.
The program has been sponsored by the Directorates of Textile & Handlooms and Cottage Industries and Handicrafts since 2013-14.
OREDA has been awarded the 3rd prize in the country for distribution of solar lanterns in the year 2017.
So far 83,400 no. of Solar Lanterns have been distributed to rural weavers and artisans