The Indian textiles and clothing industry being the second largest employment provider, next only to the agriculture that provides jobs to over 105 million people especially the rural masses and women folks, the Government has been giving major thrust to enhance the global competitiveness by announcing various policy interventions and bringing historical reforms. During the last two years, though the country and the industry had to face the worst ever crisis due to COVID-19 pandemic lockdown restrictions across the globe, the Government encouraged the industry to convert the challenges into opportunities by extending timely relief measures, export benefits, etc.