A Pencil Village

A small village in Pulwama supplies more than two-thirds of the raw material to one of India’s major pencil makers pushing Chinese and German suppliers out of competition reports Umar Mukhtar Every morning Irshad Ahmad, 32, a resident of Kakapora in Pulwama dusts his bicycle and sets out for Ookhu – a village almost 2 … Continue reading A Pencil Village