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1985 Textile Policy-End of Handloom Industry

 1985 Textile Policy End of Handloom Industry L C Jain THE 1985 textile policy has thrust upon Rajiv Gandhi the dubious distinction of becoming the first Prime Minister of independent India to preside over the liquidation of the handloom industry which has been intimately woven into the history of India's freedom struggle and her crusade against underemployment in the post- independence period.

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