Bhubaneswar (Odisha), Oct 13 (ANI): A vast variety of exquisite terracotta handicrafts made by artisans in Odisha is attracting a steady stream of visitors to an ongoing Diwali fair in the capital city of Bhubaneswar. The week-long fair, ‘Murtika’, is an annual event which is held ahead of Diwali – the Hindu festival of lights. The fair is aimed at providing a platform to small artisans where they can directly sell their products to customers and provide people a one-stop shop for their Diwali shopping. A total of 175 artisans from across 20 districts of Odisha are taking part in the fair this year. Items like handcrafted terracotta lamps, decorative pieces and several utility items were a hit among the customers.
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