News Desk, Web4Study, Agra
Updated Tue, 16 Jun 2020 12:09 AM IST
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Pethe has 450 factories in Agra. There are 2500 retail shops. Petha business has a turnover of 250 crores.
Pethe has around 450 factories and 2500 retail shops in the city. There are around 250 in Noori Darwaza alone. The business has a turnover of about 250 crores. Due to lack of sales, the businessmen also started to collect work.
He says that the atmosphere of doing business is not being created right now. 60 per cent of sales are mainly dependent on tourists while all the monuments in the city including the Taj Mahal are closed. The second reason is the humid heat. This leaves less customers.
Not even consumption of 50 kg
Shahid Bhagat Singh Cottage Association President Rajesh Aggarwal said that Pethe’s business is dependent on tourists. Ten factories have been closed in the city, about a thousand shops around the monuments are also closed.
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