City market flooded with holi materials

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 12 Mar 2017 10:29:44

Staff Reporter,


Mar 11,

The attractive and eye-catching Pichkaris, Masks and Hair Wigs, resembling the scary, superhero and cartoon characters like Chota Bheem, Doraemon, Spiderman and Halloween are flooding the markets in this Holi.

As the festival of 'Holi' is just a day away, market is all set to attract young customers with these latest 'pichkaris' and masks. These pichkaris and wigs are fascinating the populace; especially the children are more exited and insisting their parents for buying them. Youngsters are buying scary masks of Halloween, while the masks resembling the faces of Chota Bheem, Spiderman and Doraemon are highly demanding among children.

Although the trendy caps used to protect hair are in demand, but fancy wigs in hairstyles of celebrities are also available in this Holi. To buy all these unique and attractive stuff, shoppers may have to spend from Rs 50 to Rs 1,000.
The small doll-shaped and other traditional 'pichkaris' are also getting a large number of buyers, while, the unusual tank pichkari, in Chota Bheem, Doraemon or Spiderman's shape are high in demand by children.

Rajesh Gupta, a pichkari seller on Laxmi Market, Supela pointed that Pichkaris are dominated by the cartoons and superhero characters in this Holi. Starting from Chota Bheem, to Ben 10, Spiderman, Tom and Jerry, Angry Bird, Popeye, Mickey Mouse, the animation world seems to have conquered steel city market.

‘These eye-catching pichkaris are ranging from Rs 50 to Rs 1000; Chinese goods come in attractive colours and shades and are selling in a large numbers’, added Rajesh Gupta.