Khadi and Village Industries

 

 

The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) was established by the Govt. of India in the year 1957. The Khadi and Village Industries is not only providing employment to people in rural and semi-urban areas at low investment per job, but also utilises local skill resources and provides part-time as well as full time work to rural artisans, women and minorities. It was only in the year 1966 that the State Board for the development of Khadi and Village Industries was constituted by the Government of Manipur. The traditional sector of industries fall within the purview of organisations such as Khadi and Village Industries Commission. The KVIC include artisans in tiny industrial units and defines it as any industry located in a village or town inhabited by population not exceeding 10,000 which produces goods and renders services with or without the use of power in which the fixed capital per head does not exceed Rs.15,000. In the State, the KVIC has given special attention for economic upliftment of the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes and women in general.

 

District-wise Number of Bee-Keepers, Outturn Price and value of Honey for the year 2013-14 and 2014-15:

 

Amount of Grants and Loans distributed to various Industries, Under R.E.G.P. (V.I) in respect of Khadi and Village Industries Board, Manipur:

 

Year wise Sales of Khadi and Village Industries (KVI) Products in Manipur, 2009-10 to 2015-16:

 

Year wise Employment in Khadi and Village Industries (KVI) in Manipur, 2008-09 to 2015-16:

 

Year wise Value of Production of Khadi and Village Industries in Manipur, 2009-10 to 2015-16: