Coir Geo Textiles Development Programme (Outlay Rs. 30.00 lakh)
Head of Account: 2851-00-106-67
The comprehensive Coir Geo Textiles Development Programme is aimed at implementing model projects, inclusion of Geo Textiles as a standard engineering material, creation of awareness on Geo-Textiles, strengthening of R&D, and orientation on Geo- Textiles. The assistance can be given to COIRFED, Kerala State Coir Co-operatives, Foam Mattings India Limited, Alappuzha Coir Cluster Development Society, National Coir Research & Management Institute, Public Works Department, Irrigation Department, Government Institutions and other agencies for implementation of various Geo-textiles activities in their respective areas based on projects with specific outcomes.
An amount of 30 lakh is provided in the Budget 2016-17 for above activities