Power Loom industry in Madhya Pradesh, india

Last Modified: Wed May 19 2021 06:57:02 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 176,000
    Number of people whose livelihoods depend on these looms.
  • Rs 250 to Rs 300
    Daily wages earned by those that work in the big power loom workshops. Typically they end up working 12 hour days.
  • Rs. 4.61 per unit
    Electricity rates applicable to the power loom industry in the state. This was raised from a subsidised rate of Rs. 2.00 per unit (kWh) in 2008.