Gi tag prelims list, Geographical indication
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A geographical indication (GI) is a name or sign used on certain products which corresponds to a specific geographical location or origin (e.g. a town, region, or country) and evolution over centuries with regards to its special quality or reputation attributes. It is a mark of authenticity and ensures that registered authorised users (or at least those residing inside the geographic territory) are allowed to use the popular product name.

GI registration confers:
(i) Legal protection to the products
(ii) Prevents unauthorised use of a GI tags by others
(iii) Helps consumers to get quality products of desired traits
(iv) Promotes economic prosperity of producers of GI tag goods by enhancing their demand in national and international markets.
Legal Authorities: At international level, GI is governed by World Trade Organisation’s (WTO’s) Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS).
In India, GI registration is governed by the Geographical Indications of goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999, has come into force with effect from 15 September 2003
Darjeeling tea was the first product in India accorded with GI tag in 2004-05.

1 Allahabad Surkha Agricultural Uttar Pradesh
2 Appemidi Mango Agricultural Karnataka
3 Arunachal Orange Agricultural Arunachal Pradesh
4 Assam (Orthodox) Logo Agricultural Assam
5 Assam Karbi Anglong Ginger Agricultural Assam
6 Bangalore Blue Grapes Agricultural Karnataka
7 Bangalore Rose Onion Agricultural Karnataka
8 Bangalore Rose Onion (Gulabi Eerulli) Agriculture Karnataka
9 Basmathi Rice Agriculture IGP*
10 Beed Custard Apple Agricultural Maharastra
11 Bhalia Wheat Agricultural Gujarat
12 Bikaneri Bhujia Agricultural Rajasthan
13 Byadgi chilli Agricultural Karnataka
14 Central Travancore Jaggery Agricultural Kerala
15 Chengalikodan Banana Agriculture Kerala
16 Coorg Green Cardamom Agricultural Karnataka
17 Coorg orange Agriculture Karnataka
18 Darjeeling Tea (word & logo) Agricultural West Bengal
19 Devanahalli Pomello Agricultural Karnataka
20 Eathomozhy Tall Coconut Agricultural Tamil Nadu
21 Fazli Mango Agricultural West Bengal
22 Ganjam Kewda Flower Agricultural Odisha
23 Ganjam Kewda Rooh Agricultural Odisha
24 Gir Kesar Mango Agricultural Gujarat
25 Guntur Sannam Chilli Agricultural Andhra Pradesh
26 Hadagali Jasmine Agricultural Karnataka
27 Himsagar (Khirsapati Mango) Agricultural West Bengal
28 Jalgon Brinjal Agricultural Maharastra
29 Jalna Sweet Orange Agricultural Maharastra
30 Kachai Lemon Agricultural Manipur
31 Kaipad Rice Agriculture Kerala
32 Kalanamak Rice Agricultural Uttar Pradesh
33 Kamalapur Red Banana Agricultural Karnataka
34 Kangra Tea Agricultural Himachal Pradesh
35 Khasi Mandarin Agricultural Meghalaya
36 Kolhapur Jaggery Agriculture Maharashtra
37 Laxman Bhog Mango Agricultural West Bengal
38 Madurai Malli Agricultural Tamil Nadu
39 Mahabaleshwar Strawberry Agricultural Maharashtra
40 Malabar Pepper Agricultural Kerala
41 Mango Malihabadi Dusseheri Agricultural Uttar Pradesh
42 Memong Narang Agricultural Meghalaya
43 Mizo Chilli Agricultural mizoram
44 Monsooned Malabar Arabica Coffee Agricultural Karnataka
45 Monsooned Malabar Robusta Coffee Agricultural Karnataka
46 Mysore Betal Leaf Agricultural Karnataka
47 Mysore Jasmine Agricultural Karnataka
48 Naga Mircha Agricultural Nagaland
49 Naga Tree Tomato Agricultural Nagaland
50 Naga Tree Tomato (Si Binyano) Agriculture Nagaland
51 Nagpur Orange Agricultural Maharashtra
52 Nanjanagud Banana Agricultural Karnataka
53 Nashik Grapes Agricultural Maharashtra
54 Navara rice Agricultural Kerala
55 Nilgiri (Orthodox) Logo Agricultural Tamil Nadu
56 Oddanchatram Vegetables Agricultural Tamil Nadu
57 Palakkadan Matta Rice Agricultural Kerala
58 Pokkali Rice Agricultural Kerala
59 Purander Fig Agricultural Maharastra
60 Sangli Raisins Agricultural Maharastra
61 Sikkim Large Cardamom Agricultural Sikkim
62 Sirumalai Hill Banana Agricultural Tamil Nadu
63 Solapur Pomogranate Agricultural Maharastra
64 Spices – Alleppey Green Cardamom Agricultural Kerala
65 Tezpur Litchi Agricultural Assam
66 Tirur Betel leaf Agricultural Kerala
67 Tripura Queen Pineapple Agricultural Tripura
68 Udupi Jasmine Agricultural Karnataka
69 Udupi Mattu Gulla Brinjal Agricultural Karnataka
70 Vazhakulam pineapple Agricultural Kerala
71 Virupakshi Hill Banana Agricultural Tamil Nadu
72 Waigon Turmeric Agricultural Maharastra
73 Wayanad Gandhakasala Rice Agricultural Kerala
74 Wayanad Jeerakasala Rice Agricultural Kerala

*IGP : 7 states in the Indo-Gangetic Plains (IGP) on the foothills of the Himalayas. These states are Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, parts of Uttar Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir.


1 Agra Petha Foodstuff Uttar Pradesh
2 Dharwad Pedha Foodstuff Karnataka
3 Hyderabadi Haleem Foodstuff Telangana
4 Joynagarer Moa Food Stuff West Bengal
5 Mathura Peda Foodstuff Uttar Pradesh
6 Mihidana Food Item West Bengal
7 Moa Foodstuff West Bengal
8 Mysore Pak Foodstuff Karnataka
9 Palani Panchamirtham Foodstuff Tamil Nadu
10 Ratlami Sev Food Stuff Madhya pradesh
11 Sarpuria Foodstuff West Bengal
12 Sitabhog Foodstuff West Bengal
13 Tejpat Foodstuff Uttarakhand
14 Tirupati Laddu Foodstuff Andhra Pradesh



1 Agates of Cambay Handicraft Gujarat
2 Agra Durrie Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
3 Alleppey Coir Handicraft Kerala
4 Arani Silk Handicraft Tamil Nadu
5 Aranmula Kannadi Handicraft Kerala
6 Bagh Prints of Madhya Pradesh Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
7 Bagru Hand Block Print Handicraft Rajasthan
8 Balaramapuram Sarees and Fine Cotton Fabrics Handicraft Kerala
9 Baluchari Saree Handicraft West Bengal
10 Banaras Brocades and Sarees Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
11 Banaras Brocades and Sarees (Logo) Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
12 Banaras Gulabi Meenakari Craft Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
13 Banaras Metal Repousse Craft Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
14 Bastar Dhokra Handicraft Chhattisgarh
15 Bastar Dhokra (Logo) Handicraft Chhattisgarh
16 Bastar Iron Craft Handicraft Chhattisgarh
17 Bastar Wooden Craft Handicraft Chhattisgarh
18 Bell Metal Ware of Datia and Tikamgarh Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
19 Berhampur Patta (Phoda Kumbha) Saree & Joda Handicraft Odisha
20 Bhagalpur Silk Handicraft Bihar
21 Bhavani Jamakkalam Handicraft Tamil Nadu
22 Bidriware Handicraft Karnataka
23 Blue Pottery of Jaipur Handicraft Rajasthan
24 Bobbili Veena Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
25 Bomkai Saree & Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
26 Brass broidered coconut shell craft Handicraft Kerala
27 Budithi Bell and Brass Craft Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
28 Cannanore Home Furnishings Handicraft Kerala
29 Chamba Rumal Handicraft Himachal Pradesh
30 Champa Silk Saree and Fabrics Handicraft Chhattisgarh
31 Chanderi Fabric Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
32 Channapatna Toys & Dolls Handicraft Karnataka
33 Chendamangalam Dhoties & Set Mundu Handicraft Kerala
34 Cheriyal Paintings Handicraft Telangana
35 Chettinad Kottan Handicraft Tamil Nadu
36 Dhalapathar Parda & Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
37 Dhaniakhali Saree Handicraft West Bengal
38 Dharmavaram Handloom Pattu Sarees and Paavadas Textile Andhra Pradesh
39 Farrukhabad Prints Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
40 Firozabad Glass Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
41 Gadwal Sarees Handicraft Telangana
42 Ganjifa cards of Mysore Handicraft Karnataka
43 Gopalpur Tussar Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
44 Habaspuri Saree & Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
45 Hand Knotted Carpet Handicraft Jammu and Kashmir
46 Hand made Carpet of Bhadohi Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
47 Handmade Carpets of Banaras Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
48 Handmade Carpets of Mirzapur Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
49 Ilkal saree Handicraft Karnataka
50 Kachchh Shawls Handicraft Gujarat
51 Kancheepuram Silk Handicraft Tamil Nadu
52 Kani Shawl Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
53 Karnataka Bronze Ware Handicraft Karnataka
54 Kasaragod Sarees Handicraft Kerala
55 Kashmir Papier Mache Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
56 Kashmir Pashmina Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
57 Kashmir Sozani Craft Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
58 Kashmir Walnut Wood Carving Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
59 Kasuti Embroidery Handicraft Karnataka
60 Kathputlis of Rajasthan Handicraft Rajasthan
61 Khandua Saree and Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
62 Khatamband Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
63 Khatwa Handicraft Bihar
64 Khurja pottery Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
65 Khurja Pottery Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
66 Kinnal Toys Handicraft Karnataka
67 Kinnauri Shawl Handicraft Himachal Pradesh
68 Konark Stone Carving Handicraft Odisha
69 Kondapalli Bommalu Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
70 Kota Doria Handicraft Rajasthan
71 Kota Doria (Logo) Handicraft Rajasthan
72 Kotpad Handloom fabrics Handicraft Odisha
73 Kovai Cora Cotton Handicraft Tamil Nadu
74 Kullu Shawl Handicraft Himachal Pradesh
75 Kullu Shawl (Logo) Textile Himachal Pradesh
76 Kutch Embroidery Handicraft Gujarat
77 Kuthampally dhoties and set mundu Textile Kerala
78 Leather Toys of Indore Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
79 Lucknow Chikan Craft Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
80 Lucknow Zardozi Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
81 Machilipatnam Kalamkari Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
82 Maddalam of Palakkad Handicraft Kerala
83 Madhubani paintings Handicraft Bihar
84 Madurai Sungudi Handicraft Tamil Nadu
85 Maheshwar Sarees & Fabrics Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
86 Mangalagiri Sarees and Fabrics Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
87 Mirzapur Handmade Dari Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
88 Moirang Phee Textile Manipur
89 Molakalmuru Sarees Textile Karnataka
90 Molela Clay Work Handicraft Rajasthan
91 Moradabad Metal Craft Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
92 Muga Silk Handicraft Assam
93 Muga Silk of Assam (Logo) Handicraft Assam
94 Mysore Rosewood Inlay Handicraft Karnataka
95 Mysore silk Handicraft Karnataka
96 Mysore Traditional Paintings Handicraft Karnataka
97 Nachiarkoil Kuthuvilakku (‘Nachiarkoil Lamp’) Handicraft Tamil Nadu
98 Nakshi Kantha Handicraft West Bengal
99 Narayanpet Handloom Sarees Handicraft Telangana
100 Navalgund Durries Handicraft Karnataka
101 Nirmal furniture Handicraft Telangana
102 Nirmal paintings Handicraft Telangana
103 Nirmal toys and craft Handicraft Telangana
104 Nizamabad black clay pottery Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
105 Nizamabad Black Pottery Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
106 Odisha Pattachitra (Logo) Textile Odisha
107 Orissa Ikat Handicraft Odisha
108 Paithani Sarees and Fabrics Handicraft Maharashtra
109 Patan Patola Handicraft Gujarat
110 Pattachitra Handicraft Odisha
111 Pattamadai Pai (‘Pattamadai Mat’) Handicraft Tamil Nadu
112 Payyannur Pavithra Ring Handicraft Kerala
113 Pembarthi Metal Craft Handicraft Telangana
114 Phulkari Handicraft Punjab, Haryana & Rajasthan
115 Pipili Applique Work Handicraft Odisha
116 Pochampally Ikat Handicraft Telangana
117 Puneri Pagadi Handicraft Maharashtra
118 Saharanpur Wood Craft Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
119 Salem Fabric Handicraft Tamil Nadu
120 Salem silk Handicraft Tamil Nadu
121 Sambalpuri Bandha Saree & Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
122 Sandur Lambani Embroidery Handicraft Karnataka
123 Sanganeri Hand Block Printing Handicraft Rajasthan
124 Sankheda Furniture Handicraft Gujarat
125 Santiniketan Leather Goods Handicraft West Bengal
126 Santipore Saree Handicraft West Bengal
127 Screw Pine Craft of Kerala Handicraft Kerala
128 Shadow Puppets of Andhra Pradesh Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
129 Shaphee Lanphee Textile Manipur
130 Siddipet Gollabhama Handicraft Telangana
131 Silver Filigree of Karimnagar Handicraft Telangana
132 Solapur Terry Towel Handicraft Maharashtra
133 Solapuri Chaddar Handicraft Maharashtra
134 Srikalahasthi Kalamkari Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
135 Sujini Embroidery Work of Bihar Handicraft Bihar
136 Surat Zari Craft Handicraft Gujarat
137 Swamimalai Bronze Icons Handicraft Tamil Nadu
138 Tangaliya Shawl Handicraft Gujarat
139 Temple Jewellery of Nagercoil Handicraft Tamil Nadu
140 Thanjavur Art Plate Handicraft Tamil Nadu
141 Thanjavur Doll Handicraft Tamil Nadu
142 Thanjavur Paintings Handicraft Tamil Nadu
143 Thanjavur Veenai Handicraft Tamil Nadu
144 Thewa Art Work Handicraft Rajasthan
145 Tirukanur Papier Mache Craft Handicraft Puducherry
146 Toda Embroidery Handicraft Tamil Nadu
147 Uppada Jamdani Sarees Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
148 Varanasi Wooden Lacquer Wear and Toys Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
149 Varanasi Wooden Lacquerware & Toys Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
150 Venkatagiri Sarees Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
151 Villianur Terracotta Works Handicraft Puducherry
152 Wangkhei Phee Textile Manipur
153 Warli Painting Handicraft Maharashtra


1 Coimbatore Wet Grinder Manufactured Tamil Nadu
2 E. I. Leather Manufactured Tamil Nadu
3 Fenni Manufactured Goa
4 Kannauj Perfume Manufactured Uttar Pradesh
5 Kanpur Saddlery Manufactured Uttar Pradesh
6 Meerut Scissors Manufcatured Uttar Pradesh
7 Mysore Agarbatti Manufactured Karnataka
8 Mysore Sandal Soap Manufactured Karnataka
9 Mysore Sandalwood Oil Manufactured Karnataka
10 Nashik valley wine Manufactured Maharashtra



1 Makrana marble Natural Goods Rajasthan
2 Dindigul Lock Security Tamil Nadu


“Indications which identify a good as originating in the territory of a member, or a region or a locality in that territory, where a given quality, reputation or characteristic of the good is essentially attributable to its geographic origin.” : Article 22(1) of the WTO Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights(TRIPS)