Ponduru is known for land where the finest khadi is woven in India.
Even Mahatma Gandhi,Indira Gandhi, Akkineni Nageswar Rao etc are Impressed for its shine and sheen.
Khadi from this area is exported to countries like America, Denmark, Japan and Sweden. This leads to raise in foreign exchange reserves of India.
The secret tool behind quality (softness,shine and sheen) of the cloth is Valuga(cat) fish jaw bone.
Even today most of the ponduru khadi is made by using hand with traditional equipment's from start to end product, this is second major reason for it's softness and quality.
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