Begampur, and Farasdanga are the main cotton weaving centers in West Bengal which are involved in the weaving of fine-textured saris and dhotis.
The saris of Begampur is 100% cotton with extra weft patterns all over and have deep and bright colours.
Begampur Handloom Cluster is developed by Weavers’ Center of Kolkata. It was started with view of supporting handloom. The unit today is supporting several weavers’ families.
It stands not just employing weavers but for paying better wages to its weavers.