This 'charpai' being sold at Rs 50000, know why

New Delhi: Ever thought of charpai advertisement? Yes you read it right, it is the same charpai or can be called 'Katiya' which is a common sight in the rural areas or dhabas. Recently an advertisement of a charpoy published by an Australian went viral in the social media. 

Shocked? The price of this Khatiya will shock you more. The Australian who has put up this advertisement is selling this Khatiya for $990 Australian dollars which are approximately Rs 49,944 in Indian Rupees.

The advertisement of the charpai reads:

Traditional Indian Daybed: Charpoy

Made from beautiful Maple timber with strong Mortise and Tenon Joints Strong Manila rope hand-woven bedding Standard size 2100mm (Long) * 1130 (wide) * 600mm (high) but size can be made to order Extremely comfortable 100% Australian made to an ancient Indian design (thousands of years old) Delivery Sydney metropolitan area


The same charpai which can be bought at less than $20 or Rs 1000 has astonished the Indian Twitteratis and this advertisement has gone viral like fire in the woods.