Livestock Insurance Scheme: Ministry of Agriculture

Details of Livestock Insurance Scheme
ParticularsDescription
Name of the SchemeLivestock Insurance Scheme
Sponsored byCentral Government
DescriptionAims to provide protection mechanism to the farmers and cattle rearers against any eventual loss of their animals due to death and to demonstrate the benefit of the insurance of livestock to the people and popularize it with the ultimate goal of attaining qualitative improvement in livestock and their products.
BeneficiariesIndividual,Family,Community,other,
Other BeneficiariesFarmers (large/small/marginal) and cattle rearers
Benefits
Benefit TypeOthers,Material,Subsidy,
Other Benefits Insurance Benefit
Eligibility criteriaFarmers (large/small/marginal) and cattle rearers having the crossbred and high yielding cattle and buffaloes.
How to AvailNeed to contact Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On
Valid Upto 11 / 01 / 2013
Reference URLhttp://dahd.nic.in/schemes/livestock_insurance_scheme.htm (External website that opens in a new window)

Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Ministry of Agriculture, 02-01-2009)