Tag: Silk Industry

Odisha government champions non-violent silk production under 5T initiative

admin- December 27, 2023

This initiative seeks to revolutionise silk production methods, emphasising the humane treatment of silkworms. The Odisha state government is actively advocating for the promotion of ... Read More

India to turn self-sufficient in silk in 2 years: Smriti Irani

admin- September 17, 2019

India, which ranks second after China in silk production, would become ‘completely self-sufficient’ in silk in the next two years, textiles minister Smriti Irani said ... Read More

Handloom clusters of Bihar

admin- December 1, 2018

Bhagalpur in Bihar is acknowledged as silk city as it is renowned worldwide for its silk production. The silk industry in this city is 200-years-old ... Read More

Minister discloses Maha 5-year silk plan

admin- November 5, 2018

Arjun Khotkar, Minister of State for Textiles, Maharashtra said that Maharashtra, which currently lags in silk production, will become the exporter of silk in next ... Read More

Cabinet apprised of MoU on silk with Japan

admin- September 18, 2017

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised of an MoU between Central Silk Board (CSB), India and National Institute of ... Read More

KSIC plans expansion as silk saree demand rises

admin- August 7, 2017

The Karnataka Silk Industries Corporation (KSIC) plans to expand operations, focussed on tackling the increasing demand for Mysore silk sarees and to make them a ... Read More

Rs 23 cr aid for Srinagar silk factory

admin- June 12, 2017

The silk factory at Rajbagh in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, will receive Rs 23 crore by the World Bank for its revival and restoration. The ... Read More