Establishment of Craft Village 

            With an objective of development of major Handicrafts in clusters, the State Govt. formulated scheme for intensive training of one year with provision of tool kits to enable the artisans to get self-employment. The district-wise number of craft villages organised in different crafts and expenditure thereon is given at Table 1.11 below:


                                                              Table -1.11 

Name of the District

Location of Craft Village

Craft

No. of Artisans Trained

Year of Estt.

Amount Spent

Remarks

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Bolangir

 

 

Bolangir

Tamian

Art Textile

50

1996

417000

 

Khaprakhol

Tufted Carpet & Art Textile

50

1997

417000

 

Rathpur

Art Textile

50

1997

417000

 

Malpada

Art Textile

50

1998

411021

 

Rayagada

Jhigidi

Tribal Jewellery & Dhokra casting

50

1996

417000

 

Kalahandi

Narla

Cane & Bamboo & Wood carving

50

1997

223110

 

Kalahandi

Kandhagarh

Stone carving

50

2000

367890

 

Nuapada

Jatagarh

Sisal fibre & Wood carving

50

1997

280194

 

Koraput

Girliput

Cane & Bamboo

50

1997

416452

 

Nabarangpur

Chandahandi

Wood carving

50

1997

314505

 

 

Umerkote

Terracotta

50

1999

417000

 

Malkangiri

Bailpari

Dhokra casting

50

1997

413654

 

Puri

Jagannathpur

Stone carving, Cane

50

1999

390626

 

 

 

& Bamboo, Applique & Terracotta

 

 

 

 

 

Berboi

Applique, Stone carving, Terracotta, Cane & Bamboo

50

2000

355385

 

Jharsuguda

Talamunda

Terracotta

50

1999

270765

 

Angul

Tangiri

Dhokra casting

50

1999

373376

 

Sundargarh

Rangeimunda

Bamboo craft

50

2001

234635

 

Rourkela

Biridi

Terracotta, Art Textile, Pottery

50

1999

416416

 

Jajpur

Chhatia

Stone carving

50

1999

395916

 

Keonjhar

 

Malliposi

Terracotta

50

1999

321030

 

Dhakotta

Stone carving

50

2002

 

Under progress

Balasore

Bahabandh

Terracotta

50

1999

312840

 

Kendrapara

Marshaghai

Terracotta

50

2000

343945

 

 

Jajanga

Golden grass

50

2002

 

Under progress

Khurda

Narangarh

Stone carving

50

2000

260406

 

Bhadrak

Betaligaon

Wood carving

50

2001

 

Under progress

Nayagarh

Kantilo

Brass fish, Household brass items

 

2002

 

Under progress