International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

Online ISSN: 2349-4182
Print ISSN: 2349-5979

Vol. 2, Issue 5 (2015)

A study on the handloom weavers belonging to weavers' cooperative societies of Assam

Author(s): Rickey Rani Boruah, Satvinder Kaur
Abstract: In the present paper an attempt has been made to analyse the weavers of weavers’ cooperative society of Assam. The study is based on a sample of 600 weavers from 120 rural and urban based weavers’ cooperative societies. To find out the current scenario of weavers both primary and secondary data has also been collected from all possible sources. The study reveals that the weavers’ social and economic securities were declining day by day. Only long term vision, strong policies and schemes can protect this age old industry.
Pages: 361-363  |  1389 Views  815 Downloads
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