Welcoming the accord of Geographical Indication (GI) tag on Saffron and Pashmina of J&K, National Conference provincial President, Devender Singh Rana pitched for bringing Basholi paintings and Jammu Rajmash in the list.

In a statement, Rana said the move will not only help preserve and promote them, but it will also enable to convert the specific avocations as an opportunity to lift the economy of the region and to benefit thousands of farmers and artisans engaged in these activities.