Asha (Association for Social and Humanize Action) is initiated in 1994 and working with Scheduled Tribe (Koya) community from the inception. Asha works on 3 themes (EEE) EDUCATION, ENVIRONMENT AND EMPOWEREMENT in 10 Grama Panchayaths of Chinturu Mandal of Khammam district, Andhra Pradesh. We wish to share our CONCERN and ACTIVITIES through this blog to the partners and community. We always welcome feedback support from viewers.
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Bamboo for Sale in Sirasanapalli Depot
Kalumula Mallesh, Timber Maistry selected and appointed by Gramasabha:
All villagers practicing lotting of Bamboo in 4 classes: 1. Super special, 2. Special 3. First Class and 4. 2nd , 3rd class depending up on the girth (size) and straightness of the bamboo.
CLASSIFICATION AND LOTTING CRITERIA :Super special Class: 18 cms and above at base girth,Special Class : 15 Cms to 18 cms at base girth.1st Class : 12 cms to 15 cms at base girth.2nd class: 9 Cms to 12 Cms at base girth.3 rd Class : 9 cms below at base