• Bahraich
  • Wheat Stalk (Handicraft) Products

    Wheat Stalk (Handicraft) Products

    The Wheat Stalk Handicraft products made in district have gained immense popularity. Craftsmen in the region make unique artwork whose shape of the drawings is prepared on cloth frames using wheat-stalk. The brightness of these artifacts increases with time. Three craftsmen of Bahraich have been honoured with the state award for this craft.


    Bahraich is situated in North eastern part of Devipatan Division. District Bahraich has an international border with Nepal on the Northern side. The economy of Bahraich district is mainly agrarian in nature. The principal crops of the region are wheat, rice, sugarcane, pulse, and mustard. Sericulture is another occupation of the people of the region. The district has 67926 hectares of total forest cover which is 13.97% of Total Area of District. Most of the industries in this region are based on agricultural and forest products. Bahraich is one of the 21 districts of Uttar Pradesh having minority concentration and considered to be backward. The major product that is being produced here is Wheat Stalk Handicrafts.

    • Tehsils


    • Blocks


    • Village


    • Small Industries


    • Major Industries


    • Wheat Stalk Handicraft
    • Sugar Mill
    • Agro Based
    • Cotton Textile
    • Jute Based Industries
    • Embroidery Industries
    • Wooden Furniture
    • Paper Products
    • Mineral Based Industries
    • Brick Making
    • Repairing and Services etc.

    Many cities across the country are approaching toward Hand made products industries. Pottery and Clay products are being manufactured here at the district. Moreover small scale handicraft industries like plywood, furniture, wooden toys, show pieces, mementoes and other utility articles at are also manufactured at Bahraich.