A delegation from the knitwear hub of Tirupur led by Tirupur Exporters Association (TEA) visited Odisha to assess investment opportunities in setting up garment manufacturing units in the State. As the Central and State Governments provides 60 per cent subsidy on building and common facilities under the Scheme for Integrated Textile Parks (SITP), 25 per cent subsidy for new machinery, 1 cr interest free working capital loan. Also the State Government has stipulated a minimum wage 220 for an eight-hour shift and has schemes to provide employment to new workers as well.