Tussar silk production in Sundargarh district of Odisha

Last Modified: Fri Apr 30 2021 17:40:25 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 3,000
    Approximate number of farmers engaged in cultivation of Tussar silk in the district during the year 2020-21. Sundargarh is famous for producing the finest quality Tussar Silk. It is cultivated primarily in Bonai, Koira, Lahunipara, Bisra and Bargaon blocks of the district.
  • 13,500,000
    Number of cocoons procured by 9 Tasar Rearers Cooperative Societies from the farmers in the district. The societies also provide technical & financial assistance to the farmers.