Hit by COVID, wooden toymakers in Varanasi reel under financial crunch

Jul 02, 2020

Varanasi (UP), July 02 (ANI): Amid the impact of COVID-19 lockdown, rich traditional crafts and wooden toymakers are also bearing the brunt. The main source of these craft makers earning is tourist and due to COVID pandemic, tourism industry has come to halt which also impacted their bread and butter. As compared to Chinese products which are made of plastics, these traditional wooden toys are much safer for small children. These toys are handmade and are sheer example of art work and durability as compared to machine-made plastic toys.