Ministry of Textiles14-May, 2015 16:51 IST
Subsidy on woollen yarn to continue

The Government of India clarifies hereby that subsidy on woollen yarn has not been stopped and will continue to be available to the weavers.

Background

Member of Parliament, Ms. Viplove Thakur raised this issue during Zero Hour in Rajya Sabha on May 7th, 2015; the MP stated that subsidy on woollen yarn used by weavers of Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir has been stopped.


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(Release ID :121739)