Golden Jubilee Celebrations

Shri D.Krishnamurthy, Chairman, SITRA delivering a special address on the occasion of the Golden Jubilee Celebrations held on 21st February, 2007

SITRA's Monumental Main Building

Foundation stone of SITRA was laid by the then Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on 25.12.1955. and the building was declared open on 13.10.1958 by Dr. S.Radhakrishnan, the then Vice-President of India.

Latest Weaving Machines at SITRA

SITRA's latest addition of Weaving Machines

SITRA's Research Advisory Committee Meeting - 2014

Shri D.Krishnamurthy, Chairman, SITRA Presiding over the meeting

Recent addition to Yarn Lab

A Recent addition to our Yarn Laboratory the State-of-the-Art Uster Classimat - 5 is commissioned and ready for tests
Chairman's Message
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Director's Message
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About Us

SITRA, an acronym for The South India Textile Research Association, and established in the year 1956, is governed by a Council of Administration consisting of member representatives of the Industry, Government and Scientists. SITRA is sponsored by the Industry and is partly supported by the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. SITRA is one amongst the chain of laboratories in the country. It is sponsored by the Textile industry and supported by the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. READ MORE

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