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Gudi Samskruthika Kendra

Handicraft enterprise | Karnataka

Loan status: Repaying

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Loan Details

Amount 1,460,000
Status 12 % Repaid
Repayment Mode Monthly
No.of Installment 57
Est. Disbursal date 01 Feb 2016
Est. First Repayment date 01 May 2016
Interest Rate Charged 5.0% flat p.a

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Gudi Samskruthika Kendra

Districts : Shimoga

State : Karnataka

Gudi Samskruthika Kendra was started by Ekbal Ahamad and Tajuma Ahamad- renowned theatre personalities in Karnataka as a centre for the development and promotion of art, theatre, handicrafts (terracotta jewellery, ceramics and readymade garments from handloom cloth in rural areas) and other art forms. The centre located in Shikaripura, Shivamogga district has an amphitheatre and a 150 seater auditorium where plays by theatre troupes located across Karnataka are hosted.
The centre also has a livelihood centre for the women of Shikaripur town. The centre makes apparels and home linen, as well as brick kiln fired terracotta and ceramic jewellery. The products made by the artisans at the Kendra are displayed and sold at Gudi Heritage Hut located in Basavangudi area of Bangalore.

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