Local NGOs have displayed their products, arts and craft designs. Among the exhibits are recycled newspaper products, agarbathi sticks, pickles, jute products and saris.
The proceeds of the sale will go towards supporting a charitable cause.
N. Ram, former Editor in Chief – The Hindu, Muneer Sait, former Indian Olympic hockey player and Anirudh Srikkanth, cricketer, were the guests of honour for the inauguration.
The mela is open to public and customers from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and till 2 p.m. on Saturday.
The branch is located at 96, Dr. R. K. Salai, Mylapore. Ph: 2526 9595/ 4241 9696.