“ DO YOU KNOW KHADI ”
The poor man’s cloth popularized by Mahatama Gandhi during the freedom struggle, has, today become a style statement with top Hollywood actors including Richard Gere and Kate Winslet wearing it to film premieres and award ceremonies.
Indian designers too, as well have brought out an entire range of apparel made out of the cool, somber looking fabric, that suits perfectly to almost any climate.
While Indian wear is all about the `drape’, tailors here are yet to master the art of cutting which is the cornerstone of Western clothing.
So, an attempt is now being done to tie up with international organizations to change the face of khadi. Very few people know that one could fully furnish a home only with khadi products available. We have everything from dusters to cushion covers.”
The Guntur Zilla Khadi Gramodyog Samstha (GZKGS) is an old and reputed Institution producing Cottonkhadi and Muslin.
The Guntur Zilla Khadi Gramodyog Samstha is an organization registered under the Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860. we started functioning in 1971 with a small capital of a few lakhs of rupees and stocks.
When the institution was decentralized in 1971, its level of production and sales combined was only of Rs.6.69 lakhs. Since then, we made a rapid progress under the able leadership of Sri P. Prasada Rao.
Guntur Khadi providing our customers with Khadi and Village Industry Products of the highest standard.
To be a Benchmark in the Khadi and Village Industry Sector in India with excellence in Khadi production and employment generation with focus on providing our customers with Khadi and Village Industry Products of the highest standard.
Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector has emerged as a highly vibrant and dynamic sector of the Indian economy over the last five decades. MSMEs not only play crucial role in providing large employment opportunities at comparatively lower capital cost than large industries but also help in industrialization of rural & backward areas, thereby, reducing regional imbalances, assuring more equitable distribution of national income and wealth.
Village Industry any industry located in a rural area producing goods or renders service in which per head investment of an artisan or worker does not exceed Rs. 1.00 Lakhs in plain area and Rs. 1.5 Lakhs in Hilly Area.Any industry located in a rural area which produces any goods or renders any service with or without the use of power without the use of power and in which the fixed capital investment per head…
Khadi & Village Industries Commission with the inspiration of Rastrapita Mahatma Gandhi took the task of development of the beekeeping Industry with a view to uplift the financial status of people living in extremely interiorrural areas by introducing and popularizing modern beekeeping. Since time immemorial beekeeping was practiced traditionally in India. Until 1953, the beekeeping in Indian subcontinent was disorganized till this activity was taken over by All India Khadi.