Rural Development through Diversification in Agriculture: Himachal Pradesh

Details of Rural Development through Diversification in Agriculture
ParticularsDescription
Name of the SchemeRural Development through Diversification in Agriculture
Sponsored byBoth: Central & State Government
Ministry/DepartmentDepartment of Rural Development
DescriptionThe Government of India has approved a Project titled Rural Development through Diversification in Agriculture under SGSY Special Project Component with a total Project Cost of Rs. 1385.32 lacs which includes subsidy of Rs.1086.25 lacs, Rs. 299.07 lacs as loan component . Centre and State Government will share the subsidy component on 75:25 sharing basis. Under this Project the following activities have been taken :- 1 Cultivation of Medicinal plants, Aromatic plants, Flowers and Orchids 2 Sericulture 3 Innovative practices in Animal Husbandry
BeneficiariesCommunity,
Benefits
Benefit TypeLoan,Subsidy,
Eligibility criteriaFor People Living in Rural Areas
How to AvailApproach the Directorate of Rural Development Himachal Pradesh and Assistant Director Offices at District Headquarters
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On 31 / 03 / 2006
Valid Upto 31 / 03 / 2012
Reference URLhttp://hprural.nic.in/Schemes.htm#8 (External website that opens in a new window)

Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Himachal Pradesh, 13-03-2008)