A textile testing laboratory is being inaugurated at the Department of Textile Technology in Vignan University, Vadlamudi.

The lab is opened on the lines of a seminar on ‘Textile Industry – A perspective on future potential growth’ on Saturday.

A. Mukhopadhyay, Adviser/Scientist ‘G’, Science & Engineering Research Council, Department of Science & Technology, New Delhi, is the chief guest at the seminar and will deliver the keynote address on, ``A perspective on present textile industry.’’

P. Ajay Kumar, Board of Directors, NSL Textiles Limited and V.S. Bala Subramanian, Assistant General Manager, Textile Machinery Division, would also be present.