CV Raju is one of the seven persons from Andhra Pradesh who have been chosen for the prestigious Padma Shri awards.
More than 800 toy manufacturers, mostly from the MSME sector, have already taken BIS certification.
The demand for Indian traditional, theme and mythology-based toys have grown in foreign markets, manufacturers say.
Some toys are colourful and appealing but are neither creative nor safe. All such products available in the market would not give all the things mothers look for in toys.
The stalls, set up across the country at 70 railway stations, are gaining a good response from passengers across India.
The nominated stations have been planned to act as a marketing channel wherein a fully-functional stall is earmarked for promoting and selling local products.
A stall to sell them will be rolled out from Friday (March 25) on a pilot basis and it will be trialed for a fortnight