This craft is found mainly in a suburb of Hyderabad called Barkas where a concentration of artisans, mostly of Arab origin, make bags and baskets out of date-palm fibre. The same craft is also practised at Nidadavolu in West Godavari district.
Date Palm Leaf & Fibre of Andhra Pradesh
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