National Scheme on Welfare of Fishermen: Ministry of Agriculture

Details of National Scheme on Welfare of Fishermen
ParticularsDescription
Name of the SchemeNational Scheme on Welfare of Fishermen
Sponsored byCentral Government
DescriptionTo provide financial assistance to fishers for construction of house, community hall for recreation and common working place and installation of tube-wells for drinking water and assistance during lean period through saving cum relief component.
BeneficiariesCommunity,other,
Other BeneficiariesFishermen
Benefits
Benefit TypeMaterial,Subsidy,
Eligibility criteriaPoor Fishermen in States/UTs
How to AvailNeed to contact Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On
Valid Upto 13 / 01 / 2012
Reference URLhttp://dahd.nic.in/fish/wefarefman.htm (External website that opens in a new window)

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