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Watch | A story of hardship behind the sweet smell of jaggery

TE Raja Simhan Bijoy Ghosh | Updated on April 08, 2021

Jaggery makers at Thengal village, bordering Andhra Pradesh, talk of Covid impact and after

As one drives through the huge canopy of trees on the deserted Ponnai-Chittoor highway, the chocolatey smell of jaggery persuades one to stop the car and follow the tempting trail — which leads to roadside jaggery makers at Thengal village, bordering Andhra Pradesh.

Watch the process of making jaggery unfold.

Published on April 08, 2021

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