LG Manoj Sinha inaugurated the Modernised & Upgraded Govt. Silk Weaving Factory at Rajbagh, marking an important step towards the revival & holistic development of the silk industry in UT. The Century-old unit has been completely revamped at a project cost of Rs.23.54 crores.
Govt. will begin the branding of Kashmir silk to provide it an international market.We will soon launch Rajbagh Silk as a new brand for Kashmir silk. Also, the Tourism Dept. will work in tandem with Industries to ensure ease of access to Kashmir silk market for our tourists: LG
In the second phase, the Industries department will restore two heritage buildings of silk factory. This will have a design studio, quality control lab & areas for tailoring where customers can select the fabric & talk to the master tailors: LG