Thu, Dec 03, 2015, 05:19 PM
Looms belonging to some 3,000 weaver families of Venkatagiri in Nellore district have been destroyed in the recent rains. The whole village is flooded. Water has seeped in through the ground and the wooden looms are completely destroyed. Even the material used in weaving has been destroyed. The weavers said that it would cost at least Rs. 1 lakh for restoring each loom and getting back to business.