Ministry of Textiles18-December, 2013 14:33 IST
Revival of Non-Operational Textiles Factories

As per records, there were 1958 cotton / man-made fibre textile mills (Non-SSI) enlisted with 8,66,962 workers on their roll as on 31.10.2013.  Out of these, 546 cotton / man-made fibre textile mills (Non-SSI) were lying closed as on 31.10.2013 with 2,86,207 number of workers on the role of these 546 closed mills. The number of closed mills comes to around 28% of total textile mills (Non-SSI) and the number of workers on roll in these closed textile mills is around 33% of total workforce. The state-wise details of closed Cotton/Man-made fibre Textile Mills (Non-SSI) as on 31.10.2013 is given in Annexure-I.

 

(c): Government has set up Board for Industrial & Financial Reconstruction (BIFR) under Sick Industrial Companies (Special Provisions) Act with a view to arranging the timely detection of sick and potentially sick companies and for the speedy determination of preventive, ameliorative and remedial measures which need to be taken in respect of such companies including closed mills. The status of the cases registered with BIFR is being decided by BIFR on the basis of its finding and decide the reliefs / concessions etc. to be given to units / companies on the revival packages. Out of 546 cotton / man-made fibre textile mills closed as on 31.10.2013, 167 textile mills are registered with BIFR as on 31-12-2012.  The Status of Textile cases registered with BIFR is given in Annexure-II.

This was stated by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Textiles Smt. Panabaaka  Lakhmi in the Rajya Sabha today.

                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                       Annexure-I

 

State wise Number of  Cotton / Man-made fibre Textile Mills (enlisted and closed) as on 31.10.2013  (Non-SSI)

Sr. No

State

No of  Mills enlisted 

No of workers on the roll of enlisted mills

No of  mills closed

No. of workers on the roll of closed mills

1

Andhra Pradesh

165

54870

24

9126

2

Assam

7

3864

7

3864

3

Bihar

5

2235

4

1206

4

Chhattisgarh

1

1225

1

1225

5

Dadra Nagar Haveli

11

4866

0

0

6

Daman & Diu

1

180

1

180

7

Delhi

0

0

0

0

8

Goa

1

72

0

0

9

Gujarat

87

95797

42

42711

10

Haryana

70

12691

40

4384

11

Himachal Pradesh

16

18704

1

169

12

Jammu & Kashmir

2

5916

1

206

13

Jharkhand

1

707

0

0

14

Karnataka

46

17602

25

8024

15

Kerala

34

12811

17

6488

16

Madhya Pradesh

60

62843

18

26052

17

Maharashtra

192

101504

63

35774

18

Manipur

1

350

1

350

19

Orissa

16

14005

13

11970

20

Pondicherry

10

4906

2

815

21

Punjab

110

67083

17

6487

22

Rajasthan

61

70547

19

12149

23

Tamil Nadu

956

224333

185

46981

24

Uttar Pradesh

66

53804

49

46159

25

Uttaranchal

9

4056

2

715

26

West Bengal

30

31991

14

21172

 

T o t a l

1958

866962

546

286207

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                            Annexure-II

Status of Cotton/Man-made fibre textile mills (Non-SSI) closed as on 31-10-2013 and Registered with BIFR as on 31-12-2012

 

Sr.

No

Status

No of Cases

1

Scheme Sanctioned under Section 18(4) SICA, 1985

12

2

Non-Maintainable

24

3

Draft Scheme

1

4

Winding Up recommended section 20(1) SICA,1985

61

5

Others

13

6

Winding Up Notice

1

7

Under Enquiry

9

8

Remanded by AAIFR / Court

2

9

Dropped as Net Worth become Positive

5

10

Stay order by court / stayed by AAIFR

2

11

Declared No Longer Sick

5

12

Declared Sick

32

 

Total

167

 

State-wise details of Cotton/Man-made fibre textile mills (Non-SSI) closed as on 31.10.2013 and Registered with BIFR as on 31-12-2012

 

State

Number of Mills

Andhra Pradesh

9

Gujarat

18

Karnataka

8

Madhya Pradesh

8

Maharashtra

6

Punjab

9

Rajasthan

12

Tamil Nadu

56

Assam

3

Haryana

7

Kerala

6

Orissa

3

Uttar Pradesh

13

Uttaranchal

2

West Bengal

7

Total

167

 

 

DS/SJM


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