Ministry of Textiles22-April, 2013 15:35 IST
Schemes for Development of Textile Industry in Bihar

The Government is implementing various schemes for the development of the textile industry in the country


The Government is implementing various schemes for the development of the textile industry in the country. The following schemes of the Ministry of Textiles are in operation on all India basis including Bihar:


1.      Jute Sector


 (i) Scheme No. 7.2: Helping NGOs & Women Self Help Groups [WSHGs] for developing Jute Diversified Products (JDPs)


     (ii)Scheme No. 7.3: Scheme for Promotion of Jute Diversification


2.    Powerloom Sector


i) Group Insurance Scheme to the powerloom workers

ii) Group Workshed Scheme

iii) Integrated scheme for Powerloom Sector Development

a)     Marketing Development programme for Powerloom Sector

b)     Exposure visit by powerloom weavers to other clusters

c)      Powerloom Cluster Development

d)     Development & Upgradation of skills (HRD)


3.     Cotton Sector


i) Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme (TUFS)


4.     Silk Sector


i) Catalytic Development Programme” (CDP)


5.     Human Resources


i) Integrated Skill Development Scheme (ISDS)


6.     Export Sector:


i) Common compliance Code Scheme.


7.        Scheme for Integrated Textile Parks (SITP)


8.        Handicraft Sector:


1.      Baba Saheb Ambedkar Hastshilp Vikas Yojana; 

2.      Design & Technology Upgradation Scheme; 

3.      Marketing Support Services Scheme;

4.      Research & Development Scheme;

5.      Human Resource Development Scheme;

6.      Handicraft Artisans Comprehensive Welfare Scheme; 


9.        Handloom Sector:


1.      Integrated handlooms Development Scheme

2.      Marketing and Export Promotion Scheme

3.      Handloom Weavers Comprehensive Welfare Scheme

4.      Mill Gate Price Scheme

5.      Diversified Handloom Development Scheme


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.





(Release ID :94828)