About the Usttad

USTTAD stands for Upgrading the Skills & Training in Traditional Arts/Crafts for Development. It was launched by the Union Ministry of Minority Affair. The scheme aims at preserving and promoting the rich heritage of the traditional arts & crafts of the Minority communities. In the light of globalisation & competitive market, these crafts have gradually lost their employability. It also envisages at boosting the skill of craftsmen, weavers and artisans who are already engaged in the traditional ancestral work
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