Visitor No. 240227

Barabanki Handloom Custer
Major Highlights till March, 2011

  • Coverage in Awareness Camps [57]:  3000 weavers.
  • Number of SHGs formed: 51 [Coverage 810 weavers] 11 SHGs got credit worth of Rs 9.10 lakhs.
  • Formation of consortiums: 3 viz; Barabanki Hathkargha Vikas Sansthan [Coverage 700 weavers] for marketing. Barabanki Bunkar Vikas Sansthan [Coverage 150 weavers] for production & Hathkargha Bunkar Sewa Sansthan Registered under society Act for CFC operations.
  • Bank Linkage & Credit Disbursement : Rs. 9.10 lakhs [110 weavers]
  • Dyeing Workshops: 30 Dyers Workshop were conducted. Total 950 dyers participated. 
  • New Design & Product Development: 176 new designs & Products were developed 137 designs given to SHG's weavers for fabric development.
  • Sales realization: RS. 42.76 lakhs Order & sales through 34 Exhibitions & Buyer. In addition, the following orders were also received- 15000 pcs per month till January 2011; 50,000 pcs for Arafat, Scarves; 40.000 pcs for an exporter at Delhi.
  • Dye House up-gradation: Up gradation of Two Dye house completed at Barabanki and it is operational. Another four more Dye houses were examined by Shri SC Jain and TRP of Barabanki Cluster.
  • Yarn Supply: 11 cycles of yarn completed worth Rs 55.00 Lakhs. Coverage of weavers-1050. Ideal Co-operative Socity.
  • Handloom mark Workshops: 5 Handloom mark workshops with 309 weavers participated.
  • Training on Export Procedures: 8 Training programmes on Export Procedures Conducted benefiting 1573 weavers.
  • Design Workshops: Design Clinics were held in 6 villages to make the weavers competent to design the products by themselves.
  • Fund Utilization: Year 2006-07 to 2010-11
    Total Amount Sanctioned: Rs.195.42
    Total Amt. released by DCH, office: Rs. 119.38 lacs up to Mar 11
    Total Amount Utilized: Rs.142.30
    % of utilization against released amount : 119.19%