Which union minister has launched PowerTex India scheme to boost powerloom sector?
The Union Minister of Textiles, Smriti Z. Irani has as of late propelled 'PowerTex India' a far-reaching plan for powerloom area advancement in Bhiwandi locale of Maharashtra. PowerTex India has likewise propelled at the same time at more than 45 areas in India and will particularly profit little powerloom weavers. The motivation behind the 3-year conspire is to help the regular foundation and modernize the power-linger segment. The plan has arrangements for the establishment of sun based plants and would give money related help/capital appropriation for the establishment of sunlight based photograph voltaic plant (sun oriented plant) by little influence linger units to lighten the issue of influence cuts. For upgradation of powerloom part, the association government has likewise expanded sponsorship by 30%.
The Government has propelled PowerTex India, a far-reaching plan for powerloom segment advancement, at the same time at more than 45 areas in the nation. Reviewing that the powerloom segment alone utilizes more than 44 lakh individuals, the Minister said that the plan will particularly profit little powerloom weavers.
The far-reaching plan has the accompanying segments:
• In-situ Upgradation of Plain Powerlooms
• Group Workshed Scheme (GWS)
• Yarn Bank Scheme
• Common Facility Center (CFC)
• Pradhan Mantri Credit Scheme for Powerloom Weavers
• Solar Energy Scheme for Powerlooms
• Tex Venture Capital Fund
Dispatch of PowerTex India
On the event, the Union Textiles Minister and Chief Minister of Maharashtra propelled PowerTex India helpline for any help with this respect. PowerTex India van was likewise hailed off for the attention of PowerTex plot the nation over.
The Minister and CM collaborated with different areas like Malegaon, Ichalkaranji, and Kolhapur in Maharashtra; Surat, Gujarat; Bhagalpur, Bihar; Erode, Tamil Nadu; Bengaluru, Karnataka; Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh; and others through video meeting, as PowerTex India plot was propelled across the country.