Administrative Secretary, Fisheries visits Pashmina Dehairing plant

Administrative Secretary, Fisheries Department, UT Ladakh Ravinder Kumar inspecting Pashmina Dehairing plant at industrial Estate Leh on Saturday.

Leh: Administrative Secretary, Fisheries Department, UT Ladakh Ravinder Kumar in presence of Director, Animal/Sheep Husbandry & Fisheries Department, Dr. Mohd Raza and OSD to Secretary Dr. Stanzin Thakchos visited the Pashmina Dehairing plant at industrial Estate Leh.
General Secretary of All Changthang Pashmina Grower Cooperative Society raised various issues that need immediate attention like transfer of land and machineries to avail the bank credit facility and the low demand of pashmina fiber during the COVID pandemic situation.
He thanked UT administration Ladakh for releasing Rs.3 Crore revolving fund for the cooperative society and he also apprised the worthy secretary about the new plant which is to be procured and installed in Leh.
The secretary conveyed that the transfer of land and machineries was under process besides procurement of new plant and directed the Director Animal/Sheep Husbandry UT Ladakh to expedite the tendering process.