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Odisha Govt to re-open three spinning mills

Bhubaneswar, Dec 7: The State Government will re-open three spinning mills by privatising them. This was informed by the Handlooms, Textiles and Handicrafts Minister Snehangini Chhuria in the State Assembly.

 Minister Chhuria said that these spinning mills are the Odisha Bunakar Samabaya Sutakala at Tora in Bargarh district, the Kalinga Bunakar Samabaya Sutakal at Gobindpur in Dhenkanal district and Shree Gopinath Bunakar Samabaya Sutakala at Baliapal in Baleswar district.

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