Organic cotton Textile Park in Maharashtra

February 16, 2015 0 Comments

Mumbai February 14, 2015

Increasing use of Bt cotton has reduced cultivation of organic cotton, which is considered eco-friendly

To promote organic cotton cultivation in India, the government Maharashtra is setting up a first-of-its-kind specialty textile park in the state.

Announcing the decision, Textile Minister Chandrakant Patil, said, “The government of Maharashtra is committed to promoting eco-friendly textile products. We will erect special textile parks for the creation of eco-friendly textiles and the government of Maharashtra will lend special support for establishing such industries.”