This information was given by the PMO on Thursday. This Toy Fair will start from 27th February and will run till 2nd March. The statement issued by the PMO said that Toy Mela will aim to bring all stakeholders, buyers, students, teachers and designers together on a virtual platform. This fair will be organized by the center. Through this event, the government and toy industry sector will come together on one platform to further enhance India’s growing toy industry.
Through this forum, the government and the toy industry will come together to discuss how India can work towards attracting investors and promoting exports in this sector, so that India can make more money in the manufacturing and sourcing of toys. To become the next global center.
Addressing ‘Mann Ki Baat’ program in August, PM Modi said that toys have a great importance in the overall development of a child. PM Modi had said that emphasis should be given on promoting toy manufacturing in the country. He called on startups and entrepreneurs to “team up for toys”, as he referred to India’s share in the global toy market of over Rs 7 lakh crore and stated that India would be a hub for the industry.