Alleviate Weavers Woes in Andhra Pradesh: Pawan Kalyan

Jun 24, 2020 05:24 AM

Jana Sena Party President Pawan Kalyan has conducted teleconferences with Weavers across the state to understand their current problems. The industry hit by Covid-19 barely able to survive and produce any output. Considering the market conditions and no sales for last three months the weavers woes are many.

Though State Government runs a scheme to provide financial assitance to Weavers called "YSR Nethanna Nestham", Pawan Kalyan said that though there are 2.81 Lakhs weavers in the state the Government is only support 81K weavers in its schemes. He demanded Government to take care of even those with looms rather than serving unfair treatment towards them.

Pawan Kalyan also announced a committee to study and work for solving the problems of weavers, he quoted the example of State of Kerala in taking care of weavers community. He further suggested Government of AP to strengthen the cooperatives.

It must be noted that the lone Jena Sena MLA Rapaka Vara Prasad Rao particiapted in YSR Nethanna Nestham Program.