Q. Govt launched 'PowerTex India' in April 2017 - a scheme for _____?
a. Electricity Consumption
b. Income Tax sector
c. Powerloom sector
d. Water Grid sector
The Government has launched PowerTex India, a comprehensive scheme for power loom sector development, simultaneously at over 45 locations in the country.
Launching the scheme in Bhiwandi, Thane district, Maharashtra, the Union Textiles Minister, Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani said that Bhiwandi will be known for a resurgence in the Powerloom sector. Recalling that the power loom sector alone employs over 44 lakh people, the Minister said that the scheme will especially benefit small power loom weavers