Which state is the theme state in the 2017 Surajkund International Crafts Mela?
[A] Uttar Pradesh
The 31st ion of Surajkund International Crafts Mela has started at Faridabad, Haryana on February 1, 2017. The mela is hosted jointly by the Haryana Tourism Corporation and Surajkund Mela Authority, in collaboration with the Union Ministries of Tourism, Textiles, Culture and External Affairs. The 15-day festival will be showcase the richness and diversity of handicrafts, handlooms and cultural heritage of India. Over 20 countries and all the states of India are participating in the event with Egypt as a partner country and Jharkhand as the theme state of this year.