Amethi

  • Amethi
  • Moonj Products

    Moonj Products

    A naturally growing perennial grass, known as Sarpat in the local dialect, is found in the lowlands of the district. Locals are engaged in making various types of decorative and household products from moonj such as foot-mats, carry bags, stools, ropes, pen stands, chairs, tables etc. The craftsmen make these products without using any advanced equipment.

    Introduction

    Amethi is a major town of district and also a municipal board. It is also called as Raipur-Amethi. Raipur belonged to the Raja of Amethi who lived at Ram Nagar. His ancestors used to reside in Raipur-Phulwari where the old fort is still located. It is known as the seat of power of the Nehru-Gandhi political dynasty. Former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s grandsons Sanjay Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi and now Rahul Gandhi is representing this constituency.

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    • Blocks

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    • Village

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    • Registered
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    • Small Industries

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    • Moonj Industries
    • Industry of Fertilizers
    • Cement Industry
    • Electronic Industries
    • Agro based
    • Wooden based Furniture
    • Repairing and services
    • Electronic Industries
    • Others (Ice-cream, Ice, Handicrafts and computer-based Industries)

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