Kondapalli in Andhra Pradesh is famous for toy-making, and many families eke out their livelihood with this 400-year-old art.
This 400-year-old art was registered as one of the geographical indication handicraft from Andhra Pradesh as per Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999.
Threat to the art
The Kondapalli toys, an art of wooden handicraft is on the verge of extinction. The three main reasons for that are
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