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List of 15 items from Odisha that have GI Tags

Bhubaneswar: While the battle between Odisha and West Bengal over GI tag for Rasagola, took an ugly turn, the Odisha Government is now trying to compile the list of items that have not received GI tags yet. 'Kandhamal Haldi' is on the priority list because of its unique organic flavour and international recognition. The Odisha Government will soon apply for a GI tag on 'Kandhamal Haldi'.

Here's the list of 15 items from Odisha that already have GI Tags:

1. Kotpad Handloom Fabric (Handicraft)
2. Orissa Ikat (Handicraft)
3. Konark Stone Carving (Handicraft)
4. Orissa Pattachitra (Handicraft)
5. Pipli Applique Work (Handicraft)
6. Khandua Saree and Fabrics (Handicraft)
7. Gopalpur Tussar Fabrics (Handicraft)
8. Ganjam Kewda Rooh (Agricultural)
9. Ganjam Kewda Flower (Agricultural)
10. Dhalapathar Parda & Fabrics (Handicraft)
11. Sambalpuri Bandha Saree & Fabrics (Handicraft)
12. Bomkai Saree & Fabrics (Handicraft)
13. Habaspuri Saree & Fabrics (Handicraft)
14. Berhampur Patta (Phoda Kumbha) Saree & Joda (Handicraft)
15. Orissa Pattachitra (Logo) (Textile).

(Courtesy: The News Insight)

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