The founder of SK Weavers, P. Chandrasekharan is woven along with his occupation. With 5th standard education, he started at the age of 13 by helping at home. With in his 38 years of consistent in struggle never succumbing to power lure that surrounded him. He was build his own house and given good education to his children, one of then a Fashion Technology graduate from Tirupur. These are being his personal achievements only.
While he was the president at Kuthampully Weavers’s society, it was graded as A1 society in 2015, under the Govt of Kerala and represented Kerala at national level in 2016-2017. He has also been included in training program as design master. He proudly treasures his Central Government Handloom Weaver’s ID Card.
With the help of his wife in pre and postloom activities, today he supports 14 other weavers under him and assist them with food and other emergency funding. While the situation today is grim with pilled stocks and row material shortage he determines to continue in only handloom weaving com what may!