Soapstone is used to make different size and shaped beads. Raw materials are generally imported from the Jhansi district. Wide varieties of beads with multiple designs are made at Shedhal Lal beads manufacturing unit. They work as per the requirement of the suppliers, most often they get orders from the Banaras beads factory. They sell it as per beads at INR3 and the prices vary based on the designs and size.