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While dedicating their lives for the cause of Khadi and Village Industries, some leading Gandhians like late Sri H.A. Pai of Ankola, late Sri Anant Bhat of Bijapur, late Sri Jayadev Rao Kulkarni of Belgaum, late Sri B.J. Gokhale of Dharwar, late Sri Vasudeva Rao of Chitradurga and late Sri. B.H. Ianamdar of Raichur felt the need for guiding the Khadi institutions and founded the Federation on Nov 1, 1957. It was named the ‘Karnataka Khadi Gramodyog Samyukta Sangh (Federation), Bengeri, Hubli’, with late Sri Venkatesh T. Magadi being made its first Chairman and late Sri Sriranga Kamat its Vice-Chairman.
HEAD OFFICE
The head office is spread over an area of 17 acres of land. It is the heart of the entire member Institutions discharging all its duties and commitments towards member Institutions. The following units are functioning within the campus of the head office.

FACILITIES

CENTRAL VASTRAGARA
The Central Vastragar is the main distribution center Cotton Khadi,, Polyvastra, Woollen and Silk from different institutions are procured and sold to other institutions of the State as well as to institutions from out of State.

READY MADE GARMENT UNIT
The inclination of the public interest towards Khadi has certainly been shouldered by Khadi ready made unit. The federation has started its own ready made garments unit in order to fulfill the passion for Khadi.

ALUMINIUM UTENSILS UNIT
Best quality aluminum utensils which are attractive and durable are manufactured in this unit. Also the federation has its own Aluminum retail sales outlet at the premises.

BED UNIT
There is a bed making unit in the premises. Comfortable bed (ordinary and box type) are manufactured from best quality cotton using beautiful Khadi coverings.

CARPENTRY AND BLACK SMITHY UNIT
This unit is engaged in the manufacture of New Model Charkas and Looms to supply to various Khadi Institutions. It also manufactures steel furniture and other articles.
 

REGIONAL DYE HOUSE UNIT
A full fledged dye house with required machineries for bleaching, dyeing and finishing is made available in this unit. Khadi cloth is procured from different institutions and subjected to bleaching, dyeing and printing. The bunting cloth required for making National Flags will also be dyed here.

PRAKRUTIKA SADHANALAYA & YOGA CENTRE
The federation has a naturopathy hospital at its premises. This has proved effective in treatment of chronic diseases under able guidance of Doctors. Well known personalities and dignitaries have availed this facility besides the common man.

ALL INDIA KHADI GRAMODYOG VIDYALAYA (TEXTILE CHEMISTRY)
The Textile Chemistry Vidyalaya is a unique training institution in the country, which was established in the year 1960 by a dynamic, dedicated and eminent freedom fighter late Sri.V.T.Magadi. Eminent Textile Chemist late Prof. D.G.Kaleji was the founder Principal of this institution. The main purpose of the institution is to meet the demand and requirement of technically qualified and skilled technicians for wet processing of textile fabrics to improve the quality of fabrics.

GOBAR GAS UNIT
Accessories required for Gobar gas plant are supplied from here

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