The Centre has assured Arunachal Pradesh of funds for establishment of a textile park in the state. Santosh Kumar Gangwar said he would be visiting the state next month to inaugurate the garment manufacturing unit at Pasighat in East Siang district and also would announce some developmental packages for the state in the textile and handloom sectors.
He further stated the state government would be informed as and when the proposal would be cleared by the ministry. Establishing weaver service centre in Itanagar is also in the agenda. At present, the Weaver Service Centre at Guwahati has been providing services to the state. Manipur and Nagaland too have such centres