Income sources of villagers’ in the vicinity of Kalisindh Thermal Power Project (KaTPP), Jhalawar, Rajasthan
Reeta Karra, Dr. P.N. Mishra, Dr. Pooja Jain
The Kalisindh Thermal Power Project is constructed in State Rajasthan. For construction of this power project land of nearby villages viz Devri, Motipura, Nimoda, Singhania and Undal was acquired. Sources of Income available for residents of these villages have been analyzed to know their income growth. A survey has been carried out on people living in these villages through a structured questionnaire to collect data. Convenience sampling has used for this purpose. Frequency, percentage, simple arithmetic mean and ANOVA are the statistical tools used in this analysis. It has been concluded that sources of income available for villagers’ are Wage/Salary, Farming, Shop and Selling Milk. From farmer many of them became daily wage workers as their land was acquired for the plant.