According to Sanjay Kumar Panda, secretary, Union ministry of textiles, the ministry is planning an incubation centre at National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT)-Bhubaneswar, Odisha on three acres of land. The Union ministry has sanctioned Rs. 12 crore for the same. In addition, the ministry has also sanctioned Rs. 10 crore to develop artisans' village at Raghurajpur in Puri district through an integrated plan.
Extracted from BS, Jan 22,’15