Economy of The district is mainly based on Agriculture. So occupation of the people there is mostly agricultural. Many people are engaged in grain merchandise. Business in the field of textiles and provisions is also quite active over here. In recent times, Commodity Exchange Market has also grown along with logistics business. Ashok Nagar is famous for its market which includes textiles, Automobiles, Utensils, Cement works, Grocceries,Gold and Ornaments and almost all other things. Its a business hub and people from all around the division come over here for the trade.