NEW DELHI: Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has signed an settlement with Khadi & Village Industries Fee (KVIC) for procuring provides for its personnel, turning into the primary Central para-military pressure to take action. In line with the settlement, 1,200 quintals […]
In line with the settlement, 1,200 quintals of mustard oil is being procured from KVIC by ITBP, with a complete monetary implication of Rs 1.73 crore.
An settlement on this regard was signed between ITBP and KVIC on the latter’s Rajghat base workplace right here on Friday. KVIC Chairman Vinay Kumar Saxena and senior officers of ITBP provisioning directorate inked the deal that seeks to encourage swadeshi merchandise manufactured by the nation’s cottage trade and small-scale producers.
A house ministry assembly with Administrators Basic of varied Central armed police forces (CAPFs) in October 2019 had determined that terry-khadi uniform and different objects of swadeshi origin must be made obtainable to the CAPFs.
Through the subsequent go to of house minister Amit Shah to ITBP headquarters in December 2019, an exhibition stall was set as much as showcase KVIC merchandise.
ITBP had prompt that durrie, blankets, towels, yoga kits, hospital mattress sheets, pickles, mustard oil, and many others could possibly be bought for its jawans via KVIC.
Three objects — durrie, towels and blankets — had been recognized for procurement within the first part and the method of procuring these is underway. For cotton durries, ITBP has been recognized because the nodal company to obtain them for all CAPFs.
Roughly 2.5 lakh durries might be procured by ITBP for the CAPFs, with a monetary implication of Rs 17 crore.