New Delhi, Nov. 29 -- Union Minister of Textiles Smriti Zubin Irani has said that the government had announced a Special Package for garments and made-ups sectors for the welfare of textiles sectors.

In a written reply in the Rajya Sabha, Irani said, ''To boost exports and enhance competitiveness, of the textiles sector, Government has announced a Special Package for garments and made-ups sectors. The package offers Rebate of State Levies (RoSL), labour law reforms, additional incentives under Amended Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme (ATUFS) and relaxation of Section 80JJAA of Income Tax Act.''

While speaking further on RoSL scheme, she said since it has been replaced by the scheme for Rebate of State and Central Taxes and Levies from...