Bamboo Clusters to come up in Jammu and Kashmir
Part of: GS-Prelims and GS-III – Economy; Employment; Industrial Parks
- Three Bamboo Clusters will be developed in Jammu, Katra and Samba areas of Jammu & Kashmir.
- Ministry: Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER)
- Objective: To make Bamboo basketry, Agarbatti and Bamboo Charcol.
- A Mega Bamboo Industrial Park at Ghati near Jammu and Bamboo Technology Training Centre will also come up in the region.
- It will provide direct employment to nearly 25 thousand people.