Circular No. ES/177/2021-22 7th October, 2021
To: Members of the Council
Sub: Govt. approves setting up of 7 Mega Integrated Textile Region and Apparel (PM MITRA) Parks
With a view to realise the vision of Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi of building an Aatmanirbhar Bharat and to position India strongly on the Global Textiles map, the Government has approved the setting up of 7 PM MITRA parks as announced in Union Budget for 2021-22. In this regard, a Press Release dated 6th October, 2021 has been issued by the Ministry of textiles.
PM MITRA is inspired by the 5F vision of Hon’ble Prime Minister. The '5F' Formula encompasses - Farm to fibre; fibre to factory; factory to fashion; fashion to foreign. This integrated vision will help furthering the growth of textile sector in the economy. No other competing nation has a complete textile ecosystem like us. India is strong in all five Fs.
The 7 Mega Integrated Textile Region and Apparel Parks (PM MITRA) will be setup at Greenfield / Brownfield sites located in different willing States.
The PM MITRA parks will have the following:
1) Core Infrastructure: Incubation Centre & Plug & Play facility, Developed Factory Sites, Roads, Power, Water and Waste Water
system, Common Processing House & CETP and other related facilities eg. Design Centre, Testing Centres etc.
2) Support Infrastructure: Workers’ hostels & housing, logistics park, warehousing, medical, training & skill development facilities
For detailed information, members may kindly refer to Press Release dated 6th October, 2021.
SRTEPC applauds Government’s approval to set up PM Mitra Parks as another milestone development in the Textile Industry.
Members may kindly make a note of the above.