A report by the committee said that since the abolition of FIPB, 471 out of 676 proposals, including 99 proposals transferred from FIPB, have been disposed off as on February 15, 2021.
The update of the NRC was carried out in Assam to identify bona fide Indian citizens living in the state but the initiative had created a nationwide uproar.
Urgent need to increase share of budget of Women and Child Development Ministry: Parliamentary panel
The WCD ministry said that it has been pursuing the issue with the Ministry of Finance and underlined the fund allocation for its various schemes.
The anti-dumping duty and customs duty protection given for the domestic manufacturers and 18 per cent GST on MMF and 12 per cent GST on MMF yarn have been curtailing the growth of the MMF sector.
Officials of the Central Pollution Control Board and from other departments also depose before the panel on the ongoing situation of air pollution in the national capital and its adjoining areas.
Vinay Sahasrabuddhe said the panel's deliberations and eventual recommendations would aim at empowering all stakeholders.
The Labour Ministry said that the Parliamentary Standing Committee had also recommended an increase in threshold from 100 workers to 300 workers for seeking prior permission for retrenchment.
The comments came hours after its India Head of Facebook Ajit Mohan appeared before the Parliamentary Standing Committee looking into alleged misuse of social media platforms.