Ministry of Textiles18-March, 2013 14:05 IST
Cotton Development Bill

The Cotton Distribution (Collection of Statistics) Bill 2012 aimed at improving India’s cotton statistical data base is currently under inter-ministerial consultations. Government has completed consultations with State Governments and Industry Stakeholders and a consensus on the various provisions of the Bill has been reached.

This 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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