Ministry of Textiles20-March, 2013 15:58 IST
Special Training to Women SHGs

Government provides training to NGOs, Women Self Help Groups (WSHGs) & other weaker sections of the society under (i) Scheme No. 7.2 and 7.3 under Mini Mission IV of Jute Technology Mission (JTM) (ii) Ambedkar Hastshilp vikas Yojna (iii) Integrated Handloom Development Scheme (IHDS) (iv) Integrated Skill Development Scheme. The schemes, however, did not have any specific thrust for overseas market.

Government is implementing (i) Scheme No. 7.2 and 7.3 under Mini Mission IV of JTM (ii) Ambedkar Hastshilp vikas Yojna (iii) Integrated Handloom Development Scheme (IHDS) (iv) Integrated Skill Devleopment Scheme to provide training to NGOs, Women Self Help Groups (WSHGs) & other weaker sections of the society.

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

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