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Cluster Snapshot

Chikaballapur Zari and Multi-Product

District: Chikaballapur

State: Karnataka

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Cluster Brief



Technical Agency

Rs. 13 Crore

ITCOT Consultancy and Services Limited (ITCOT)

Implementing Agency

Sri Nandi Khadi Gramodyoga Sangha, Karnataka

Major Products

  • Silk Sarees

  • Cotton Kora Fabric 

  • Readymade Garments

No of Artisans

About Cluster


Chikkaballapur Zari & Multi-Product Cluster is situated 20 Km away from Chikkaballapur town and 70 Km from state capital Bangalore. The major activity is centralized at Siddlaghatta, Bagepally, Gowribidanur and Chikkaballapur Blocks. Dress material including dyeing, printing and garmenting (50%), Zari Products like Sherwanis, Kurtis, besides traditional silk Sarees (50%) made of both Khadi and hand looms are the major products of the cluster, with minor product diversification in to blended Sarees/ dress material observed in cluster region. The nature of work is almost similar to Kanchipuram in Tamil Nadu, but the cluster artisans are working totally in an un-organized set-up.

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