Scheme for Capacity Building In Textile Sector or SAMARTH was launched by the Central Government to promote skilling of those involved in the textile sector. The skills promoted under this scheme will be based on the demands of the textile sector. It is being implemented by the Union Ministry of Textiles.
The scheme seeks to boost jobs in organised textile and related sectors. It also aims to promote upgradation of skills in the traditional sectors. Its target is to train 10 lakh individuals. Some of the key features of this scheme like Training of Trainers, Aadhar Enabled Biometric Attendance System, CCTV recording of training programmes etc., are ensuring the effective and transparent implementation.