Self Reliance through Sericulture and Dairy Development: Himachal Pradesh

Details of Self Reliance through Sericulture and Dairy Development
Name of the SchemeSelf Reliance through Sericulture and Dairy Development
Sponsored byBoth: Central & State Government
Ministry/DepartmentDepartment of Rural Development
DescriptionThe Government of India has approved a Project titled Self Reliance through sericulture and Dairy Development for District Hamirpur under SGSY Special Project Component with a total Project Cost of Rs. 1499.981 lacs which includes subsidy of Rs. 993.371 lacs, Rs. 506.61 lacs as loan component. Centre and State Government will share the subsidy component on 75:25 sharing basis. Under this Project Sericulture and Dairy Development will be taken up. So far Rs. 784.93 lacs have been provided to DRDA Hamirpur for the implementation of this project. Out of which an expenditure of Rs. 403.24 lacs have been incurred upto March,2006. Under Sericulture component of the project 62 Self Help Groups have been provided assistance. Under Dairy Development component fodder seeds and mineral mixture have also been distributed to the farmers besides organising training camps
Benefit TypeLoan,Subsidy,
Eligibility criteriaFor People of District Hamirpur
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
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Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Himachal Pradesh, 13-03-2008)