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Programmes to Enhance the Wages of Workers in Textile Industry

Ministry of Textiles Programmes to Enhance the Wages of Workers in Textile Industry Posted On: 22 JUL 2021 3:18PM by PIB Delhi Ministry of Tex

Ministry of Textiles

Programmes to Enhance the Wages of Workers in Textile Industry

Posted On: 22 JUL 2021 3:18PM by PIB Delhi

Ministry of Textileshas launched following programmesto enhance the wages of workers in textile industry:       

SAMARTH (Scheme for Capacity Building In Textile Sector): To address the shortage of skilled workers in the Textile sector, Government has launched Scheme for Capacity Building in Textile Sector (SCBTS) to provide demand-driven, placement oriented skilling programme. It incentivizes the efforts of the industry in creating jobs in the organized textile and related sectors. Besides, it promotes skilling and skill up-gradation in the traditional sectors through respective sectoral divisions/organizations of Ministry of Textiles. It helps to provide livelihood to all sections of the society across the country. The Scheme sets a target to train 10 lakh persons.

Under Scheme for Integrated Textile Park (SITP), 24 greenfield parks have been completed. State wise list of completed park is given as Annexure-I.

SITP is being implemented with a view to increase investment, generate employment opportunities and to boost exports in the textile sector.  The primary objective of SITP is to provide financial assistance to a group of entrepreneurs to establish state-of-the-art infrastructure facilities in a cluster for setting up their textile units, conforming to international environmental and social standards, SITPs are expected to mobilize private investment in the textile sector and generate fresh employment opportunities. The Scheme targets industrial clusters and locations with high growth potential.  The scheme provides that for skilling the manpower required, the units in the textile parks can avail benefits under the “SAMARTH”- The scheme for Capacity Building in Textile sector.

State wise list of completed parks

Annexure-I

Sl. No.

Name of the Park

State

1

Brandix India Apparel City Private Limited

Andhra Pradesh

2

Gujarat Eco Textile Park Limited, Surat

Gujarat

3

Mundra SEZ Textile & Apparel Park Limited, , Kutch,

Gujarat

4

Fairdeal Textile Park Pvt. Ltd., Surat Ltd

Gujarat

5

Vraj Integrated Textile Park Limited , Ahmadabad

Gujarat

6

SayanaTextile Park Ltd.,Surat,

Gujarat

7

Surat Super Yarn Park Limited, Surat

Gujarat

8

RJD Integrated Textile Park, Surat

Gujarat

9

Doddabalapur Integrated Textile Park, Doddabalapur

Karnataka

10

Metro Hi-Tech Cooperative Park Limited, Icchalkaranji,

Maharashtra

11

Pride India cooperative Textile park Limited, Icchalkaranji

Maharashtra

12

Baramati Hi Tech Textile Park Limited, Baramati

Maharashtra

13

Deesan Infrastructure,  Pvt Ltd., Dhule

Maharashtra

14

AsmeetaInfratechPvt Ltd , Thane

Maharashtra

15

Islampur Integrated Textile Park Pvt Ltd., Sangli

Maharashtra

16

Latur Integrated Textile Park Pvt Ltd, Latur

Maharashtra

17

Lotus Integrated Tex Park, Punjab, Barnala

Punjab

18

Next Gen Textile Park Pvt Ltd , Pali

Rajasthan

19

Jaipur Integrated Texcraft Park Pvt Ltd, Jaipur

Rajasthan

20

Palladam Hi-Tech Weaving park, Palladam

Tamil Nadu

21

Karur Integrated Textile Park, Karur Park

Tamil Nadu

22

Madurai Integrated Textile Park Ltd, Madurai

Tamil Nadu

23

Pochampally Handloom Park Limited

Telangana

24

Komarpalayam Hi-Tech Weaving Park

Tamil Nadu

This information was given in a written reply by the Minister of State for Textiles Smt. DarshanaJardosh in Rajya Sabha today.

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