The future of over three lakh jute mill workers and 40 lakh jute farmers hang in the balance and if the situation persists it may result in permanent sickness and closure of mills, according to Indian Jute Mills Association.(HT PHOTO.)

India’s jute production records loss of Rs 1250 cr; mills may demand relief from Centre

By Tanmay Chatterjee | Edited by Sohini Sarkar | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2020 02:22 PM IST
In West Bengal, which is the highest jute producer in the country, permission has been given by the state government to operate 40 of the 60 mills that sent applications seeking resumption of operation
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