of Kullu are basically farmers. The vast wealth of natural resources
- natural vegetation, fertile soil, forests, pastures, lakes and
snow-clad mountain peaks have led people to be farmers primarily.
Besides that, people are into bee keeping and horticulture.
Kullu valley has immense potential for tourism
and this has drawn more and more people to the hotel and travel
agency business. The stimulus from the government has attracted
more and more people into the field.
the development of handicraft
more and more people are getting into thus industry for earning
livelihood. The handloom industry has developed as a cottage industry
generating employment of about 20000 to 22000 merely in the shawl
industry. Schemes implemented by the government for the upliftment
of handloom and handicraft industry and the weavers have gone
a long way in the growth of the industry.