Ongoing Schemes

The department is currently working on the below mentioned schemes:

  • Scheme for Design, Value Addition and Product Development of Stone Crafts at Taxila. Aiming to revive and patronize the dying Crafts specially Black Stone Products, Taxila
  • Customized Lending for Metal Works Artisans at Kot Abdul Malik
  • Census & Survey of Small & Cottage Industry of Punjab
  • Empowerment of Female Artisans of Tribal Areas of DGK, & Rajanpur (Taunsa Sharif, Fort Minro and Rojhan)
  • Empowerment the Artisans of Bahawal Nagar & Cholistan through Dev. of Crafts and Enterprenurial Skills
  • Provision of Missing Facilities in SIE-I, Sialkot, SIE-I & II Gujranwala, and SIE Daska
  • Registration of Geographical indications

New Schemes

The department aims to initiate the following new scheme over the years:

  • Up-gradation / provision of missing facilities of force main pipeline from SIE Khanewal to TMA Disposal Station Khanewal
  • Research and Publications of Books on Craft & Life of Craftsmen/artisans of 5 districts of Punjab  (Lahore Vol-II, Sheikupura, Gujranwala, Gujrat & Chakwal)
  • Establishment of Retail Pak Cum outlets for local Handicrafts on main highways in Punjab
  • Up gradation of Printing Facilities at Govt. Printing Press Lahore and Bahawalpur
  • Construction of premises for District Consumer Protection Council /  District Consumer Court, Bahawalpur
  • Establishment of Industrial Estate / City 
  • Establishment of Retail Park Cum Outlets for  Local Handicrafts on Main Highways in Punjab