ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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MAHARASHTRA-II-Carnage which Had to Happen

affected by an acute shortage of man- power. Some of the textile mills in Bombay are facing a serious problem of marketing their cloth in the face of competition from the relatively cheaper output of the powerloom sector. Were the millowners also responsible for fuelling the riots in Bhiwandi so as to cripple its powerloom industry?

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