India has become a new player in the PPE category after the pandemic surfaced, Textile Minister Smriti Irani has said that the COVID-19 situation have put up some various opportunities in the textile sector and a lot of commercialisation scope is there in this sector. She also added that the state government should monitor the functioning of this sector if employment possibilities are to be raised.

She also added that the Carpet industry will be served as India’s rising player in the global market.“If the export promotion council of the carpet industry takes up the matter, it will help the textiles department,” she said.