ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Debentures-Storm in a Tea Cup

Not Thanks to Textile Policy A PRESS release issued by the Union minister of state for textiles Khurshed Alam Khan on the implementation of the new textile policy announced on June 6, 1985, states that "action on all the major recommendations in the policy statement has since been completed". The official review of the overall performance of the industry is apparently intended to foster the impression that the new textile policy has begun to bear fruit and that the industry is now well set on the growth path designed to fulfil the main objective of increased production of cloth of acceptable quality at reasonable prices to meet the clothing requirements of a growing population, especially of the more vulnerable and poorer sections.

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