Rakhis: Made in China!
Gorakhpur/ Nagpur, August 01 (ANI): While the festivity of Raksha Bandhan is just a few days away, colourful and decorated Rakhis are being sold in large numbers at markets all over the country. Local markets in Gorakhpur witnessed surge in sales of Chinese Rakhis ahead of the festival. Speaking to media persons a shopkeeper, Amit Kumar said that demand of Chinese Rakhis have increased among the locals since three to four years. Local markets were seen flooded with different kind of Rakhis apart from Chinese Rakhis such as kids Rakhi, pearl Rakhi, gold and silver Rakhi. Meanwhile, in Nagpur, students of a military school prepared Rakhis for the soldiers serving at the international borders of the country.