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.