Atul Agarwal, executive director, IOB, inaugurated the event in the presence of Balachander, general manager-credit, and Haridas, chief regional manager, Thiruvananthapuram.
This was part of the bank’s initiative to revive bamboo craft in which the new generation of traditional craft persons lack needed skills.
The bank also plans to start a production unit. The session is for six months where master crafts persons will handle it. SEWA training coordinator Roselet also was present at the inaugural ceremony.