Daughter of the President of the US, Ivanka Trump, is in Hyderabad for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 which is co-hosted by India and the US. Ivanka Trump landed in Hyderabad for the summit yesterday late in the night and will be in Hyderabad till November 30th, 2017. Ivanka will address the summit which will be attended by more than 1500 delegates from different nations across the globe.
Samantha Akkineni is the Brand Ambassador for the Telangana Handloom industry and even endorses the weavers’ products many a time.
According to latest reports, actress Samantha Akkineni will pick a handloom saree as a gift for Ivanka Trump that will be handed over by the Telangana government officials. According to latest reports, Samantha will herself pick a Gollabhama saree which is popular for its weaving style and is found majorly in Siddipet region in Telangana state. The Gollabhama saree style is more than 50 years old and is very popular for the inlay work by the handloom weavers from Siddipet region. It is not clear yet if Samantha Akkineni will herself present the gift to Ivanka Trump.
Samantha is actively working with the weavers suggesting them various designs and techniques to further strengthen the brand of ‘Gollabhama Saree’. And Samantha herself had picked the saree that would be gifted to Ivanka.
The government has also made arrangements to ensure that all the women attending the conference will be seen in the iconic Gollabhama Saree.
Samantha recently tied the knot with her long-term beau Naga Chaitanya on October 5 is enjoying the new phase of her life.
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