Dewas District is a district of Madhya Pradesh state in central India. The town of Dewas is the district headquarters. Dewas district has a large number of industries engaged in the manufacturing of Textile Chemicals Automobile and Railway Gears, polypropylene bags, LPG cylinders etc. M.P. State Handy Craft Development Corporation provides employment to many people of the district who produce carpet, sofa set cover, seat cover etc.