Rajya Sabha

February 27, 2015

Sukhendu Sekhar Roy raises the issue of decrease in handloom industry | Transcript

Sir, I would invite the attention of the Hon’ble Minister to Annexure IV of the reply whereby it appears that the figures for financial year 2014-15 have not been given. According to the figures for the year 2010-11, 24 districts were covered. But in 2013-14, only 10 areas were covered; so 14 districts were excluded, compared to 2010-11.

My question is, what are the reasons behind it?