Rs 125.13 Crore funded by Government for Textile Excellence Centres

New Delhi :Under the Technology Mission for Technical Textiles, Government has extended financial support towards creation of infrastructure of eight (8) Centers of Excellences (CoEs) in various textile research and academic organizations.  The details of these organizations and the amount of funding are given below:-

(Rs in Crore)

S. No Name of Organisations Amount of financial support
1 Synthetic & Art Silk Mills Research Association (SASMIRA) (CoE : Agrotech) , Mumbai, Maharashtra 11.77
2 Wool Research Association (WRA) (CoE: Sportech), Thane, Maharashtra 22.95
3 Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) (CoE: Geotech), Mumbai, Maharashtra 6.77
4 DKTE Society’s Textile & Engineering Institute (CoE: Non wovens), Ichalkaranji, Maharashtra 23.38
5 Northern India Textile Research Association (NITRA) (CoE: Protech),  Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh 9.51
6 South India Textile Research Association (SITRA) (CoE: Meditech), Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 10.96
7 PSG College of Technology (CoE: Indutech) , Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 18.86
8 Ahmedabad Textile Industry’s Research Association (ATIRA) (CoE: Composites), Ahmedabad, Gujarat 20.93
Total 125.13

 

This information was given in a written reply by the Minister of State for Textiles Darshana Jardosh in Lok Sabha today.