Ministry of Textiles09-December, 2013 16:38 IST
Beneficiaries Under Textile Scheme

The Textile Workers Rehabilitation Fund Scheme (TWRFS) is applicable to the workers of private sector mills only

 

 

The Textile Workers Rehabilitation Fund Scheme (TWRFS) is applicable to the workers of private sector mills only. Under the scheme, the number of beneficiaries and funds released during the last three years and current year, state-wise is at Annexure-I.

 

The applications/beneficiaries pending are as follows:-

 

 

S.No

Name of Regional office of the Textile Commissioner

No. of Applications pending for disbursement

Reasons

1.

Ahmedabad

4

 

Under Process

2.

Coimbatore

263

3.

Amritsar

65

5

Bangalore

179

 

TOTAL

511


Annexure – I

 

 

State-wise release of fund under the TWRFS during the last three years and current year

 

(Rs. In lakh)

Sr. No.

State

2010-11

2011-12

2012-13

 

2013-14

(upto 2nd December 2013)

Fund Released under the scheme

No. of workers

benefited

Fund Released under the scheme

No. of workers

benefited

Fund Released  under the scheme

No. of workers

benefited

Fund Released under the scheme

No. of workers

benefited

1

Gujarat

10.16

33

5.32

14

22.39

46

0.93

2

2

Maharashtra

156.73

534

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26.94

69

12.66

31

3

MP

284.67

553

70.95

339

9.70

31

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4

Karnataka

334.51

658

93.63

294

4.58

19

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5

Andhra Pradesh

363.49

863

224.75

435

314.95

704

109.45

273

6

Tamil Nadu

4.39

9

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328.68

854

7

Punjab

74.17

204

75.35

206

121.44

323

49.10

134

8

West Bengal

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Total

1228.12

2854

470.00

1288

500.00

1192

500.82

1294


 

The information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Textiles Smt. Panabaaka Lakshmi in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.

 

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DS/SJM


(Release ID :101173)