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Gorakhpur to be developed into textile sector hub: Yogi Adityanath

Gorakhpur to be developed into textile sector hub:  Yogi Adityanath

Lucknow, Oct 18(UNI) Gorakhpur, the home district of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will be developed into a textile sector hub of the country.
Mr Adityanath made this announcement here on Sunday during his brief stay at the Gorakshnath temple.

The CM said that it will give an impetus to the ready-made garment industry in Eastern Uttar Pradesh. Besides boosting the textile industry that also falls in the category of One District One Product (ODOP). It will also generate employment opportunities for the workers who have returned to UP from various locations during the Lockdown.
The CM, while speaking to the representatives of the Chamber of Industries (COI) of Gorakhpur, said that in order to encourage self employment, the government is also planning to establish a big training centre.
According to a survey, about 12,000 migrant workers associated with the textile industries have come back to Gorakhpur and adjoining districts during the lockdown. “The government is making serious efforts for employing them at places nearby their native places and most of them have already been employed” the CM said.
He assured to spare time for the inauguration of Udyog Bhawan next month construction of which is being undertaken by the Gorakhpur Industrial Development Authority (GIDA) in sector 13.
Praising the efforts of the COI in the construction of Udyog Bhawan building, the Chief Minister said that initiative will soon be taken on the demand of COI for constructing a flex factory complex. “Bigger industrialist should also come forward and GIDA is also working for increasing the land bank for industrial units”, he said.
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