"So far, this ministry has engaged 21 e-commerce entities for online marketing of handloom products," he said.
As on December 31, 2017, Rs 9.54 crore sales were generated by web portals, he said.
In a separate reply, Tamta said as on December 31 last year, there were 3,546 textile mills in the country and a total number of 56 mills have been closed during the past three years.
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