Visitor No. 240227
Highlights

MADHAVARAM HANDLOOM CLUSTER
Major Highlights of Achievement up to March 2011

  • 48 Awareness meeting conducted. 1142 weavers participated.
  • Formed 50 SHGs, covering 500 individual weavers. Bankers provide loan for 14 SHGs Valuing Rs 12.00 lakhs
  • Consortium formed named Madhavaram Handloom Cluster Consortium with 13 members, covering Master weavers, Dyers, Co-operatives and individual weavers, registered under Society Registration Act. Total 2512 individual members covered.
  • 3 Exposure visits to (1) Chirala (2) Trivendrum (3) Trichy conducted for 64 weavers. .
  • 1603 weavers were supplied with new reed & healds, set replacing old/ damaged reed & Healds set for improving quality of production.
  • 537  weavers have received 120 & 240 hooks Jacquard from cluster and earned additional wages by promoting products, implementation of Jacquard borders, replacing old country Adai/ damaged one.
  • 26 local designers have been imparted training on designing for 12 days at WSC.  Hyderabad.
  • Total Sale generated Rs.623.60 Lakh. [Sales through 40 Exhibition & BSM- Rs. 160.67 lakh, Handloom House – Rs. 2.80 lakh, CCIC-0.13 lakh, Others – Rs. 460 lakhs.
  • Total 150 designs developed and supplied by Mr. G. Pavan Kumar out of these 110 complete sets and 21 borders and 25 buties are supplied to the weavers 110 designs are converted into woven products. So far 35993 sarees were produced and sold 34000 worth of Rs 372.84 lakhs .
  • CFC & Dye House:  Fully Functional.
  •  Yarn Bank Status:   Rs.25.00 lakhs yarn supplied to 57 weavers. 5 cycles completed.

 

FUNDS UTILIZATION

Year 2006-07 to 2010-11

Total Amount Sanctioned  :  Rs.191.16 Lakhs   

Total Amt. released by DCH, office : Rs. 170.53 lacs upto Jan 11             

Total Amount Utilized :  Rs.168.21 lakh   

% of utilization against released amount  : 98.35