Min of Textiles launches three initiatives on Good Governance Day

Jute Portal facilitates purchase of jute bags from the jute industry by the State procurement agencies

The Dollar Business Bureau 

Union Minister of Textiles Smriti Zubin Irani launched three initiatives, ‘Jute Smart’, ‘Dashboard for Integrated Skill Development Scheme’ and ‘Bunkar Mitra’ to promote good governance.

Jute Smart is an online integrated portal to facilitate purchase of Jute bags from the Jute Industry by the State Procurement Agencies. This portal provides easy access to all the stakeholders to information related to jute bags, facilitates end-to-end transactions related to procurement of ‘B-Twill sacking’. It also provides more transparency and makes business easy in the jute sector.

Dashboard for Integrated Skill Development Scheme hosted on the NIC Cloud with access to public the information relating to the progress of ISDS along with State wise details of all live training programmes under the scheme will be opened for public view through Ministry’s website.

Bunkar Mitra – a Helpline for the Handloom weavers where professional queries of weavers will be answered by the experts in the field.  This helpline will function from 10.00 a.m to 6 p.m. and initially it will be provided in 6 languages viz., Hindi, English and 4 other regional languages (Telugu, Tamil, Bengali & Assamese).  

The Dollar Business Bureau - Dec 26, 2016 12:00 IST