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    • Shri Piyush Goyal inaugurates 250 mm Seer Water supply scheme in Pahalgam, J&K

      (19-October 2021)

    • Shri Piyush Goyal visits Pahalgam, meets delegation of PRIs and Industrialists

      (18-October 2021)

    • Samarth training at 75 training centers in different craftsinaugurated across the country;

      (08-October 2021)

    • Ministry of Textiles and GIZ signs an MOUon Implementation Agreement of Indo German Technical Cooperation project on ‘Sustainability and Value Added in the Cotton Economy’

      (07-October 2021)

    • With Collective efforts by entire Cotton Value chain, India will emerge as a sole supplier of good quality cotton in the world, says Shri Piyush Goyal

      (07-October 2021)

    • Government has approved setting up of 7 Mega Integrated Textile Region and Apparel (PM MITRA ???? ?????) Parks with a total outlay of Rs. 4,445 crore in a period of 5 years.

      (06-October 2021)

    • Ministry of Textiles approves continuation of Comprehensive Handicrafts Cluster Development Scheme with a total outlay of Rs 160 crore,

      (05-October 2021)

    • Secretary, Ministry of Textiles visits  the Work Premises of Shri Gopal Saini, Shilpguru to oversee the ongoing Handicrafts Technical Training Programme (HTTP) sanctioned in Blue Pottery Craft;

      (01-October 2021)

    • Over 28,300 artisans and 1,49,422 weavers registered on the GeM Portal

      (20-September 2021)

    • Government has approved Production Linked Incentive (PLI) Scheme for Textiles. With this, India is poised to regain its dominance in Global Textiles Trade

      (08-September 2021)

    • 1,565 artisans benefitted by training in 63 Samarth Training Centres;

      (25-August 2021)

    • Government Constitutes a Committee for doubling the production and quadrupling the exports of handlooms in a span of 3 years:

      (20-August 2021)

    • Shri Upendra Prasad Singh inaugurates an International Exhibition on Folk & Tribal Art Paintings “Reetiyon se Kalakritiyon ka Safar”

      (18-August 2021)

    • Centre to set up 10 more Handloom Design Resource Centres,

      (16-August 2021)

    • Handloom production needs to Double from present level around Rs.60000 Cr to Rs 125000 crore in 3 years - Shri Goyal

      (07-August 2021)

    • Ministry of Textiles Celebrates 7th National Handloom Day on August 07, 2021

      (06-August 2021)

    • A total of 26.79 lakh Artisans registered so far under Pahchan initiative

      (05-August 2021)

    • ICARE intervention increases income of farmers by about Rs. 10,000 per hectare, productivity by 15% and quality of raw jute by 1 grade

      (30-July 2021)

    • 806.73 Crore released under North East Region Textile Promotion Scheme

      (30-July 2021)

    • Government creating enabling conditions for growth of textile industry and handlooms in India through its various schemes/initiatives

      (30-July 2021)