• Chandauli
  • Zari-Zaridozi


    Most of the Zari work on sarees is done by craftsman of village Gopallapur, Dulhipur, Satpokhri, Sinkandarpur and Ketsar in the district. Presently, zari work is a 'job work' in the district. The craftsmen here work for the units located in Varanasi.


    Chandauli town is the district headquarter that was carved out from Varanasi district in 1997. It is a part of Varanasi Division. The District contributes to Indian GDP by providing the various cereals from the district including paddy and wheat. Agriculture is the main occupation of the people of this district and rice and wheat are the main crops. The district includes the Chandraprabha Sanctuary and a number of waterfalls, including at Devdari and Rajdari.

    • Tehsils


    • Blocks


    • Village


    • Registered
      Industrial Units


    • Small Industries


    • Handicrafts industry
    • Khadi and handlooms
    • Agriculture and livestock based industries
    • Forest produce based
    • Fibre based other than handlooms
    • Chemical and allied product based
    • Minerals based general engineering industry

    • Agro based
    • Soda water
    • Cotton textile
    • Woollen, silk & artificial thread based clothes
    • Ready-made garments & embroidery
    • Wood/wooden based furniture
    • Paper & Paper products
    • Leather based
    • Chemical/Chemical based
    • Rubber, Plastic & petro based
    • Mineral based
    • Metal based (Steel Fab.)
    • Engineering units
    • Electrical machinery and transport equipment
    • Repairing & servicing