Assistance for Modernisation of Slaughter Houses and Carcass Utilization Plants
Objectives of the Scheme
(a) Modernization of Slaughter Houses
- To supply hygienic meat for domestic and export market
- To reduce environmental pollution
- To reduce bird-hit menace to air-crafts
(b) Establishment of Carcass Utilization Centre
- To fully utilize animal by-products of fallen animals and waste from slaughter houses.
- To reduce environmental Pollution
Implementing Agency: State Governments/ Directorates of Animal Husbandry/ Municipal Corporations/ Local Bodies/ Livestock Corporations
Target Group/Beneficiaries: It is not a beneficiary oriented scheme.
Pattern of Financial Assistance
(a) Modernization of Slaughter houses
50% of the project cost from GOI and 50% from the State.
(b) Establishment of Carcass Utilization Centers
100% grants-in-aid to meet capital expenditure for building, plant & machinery and effluent treatment plant. Only 50% grant is provided for electricity, water fencing boundary, essential housing etc. by the GOI and remaining from State Govt.
Year when the scheme started 1988-89
|Year ||Outlay(Rs. lakhs)
For Modernization of Slaughter houses and Establishment of Carcass utilization plants by State Government/ Corporation/ Municipal Corporations etc. But this Scheme has been approved till 2003-04 and no new projects are being considered w.e.f. 2002-03.
Physical Targets As this scheme is development oriented, no physical targets have been set.
Procedure for applying
Not applicable as this Scheme is approved only till 2003-04 and no new projects are being considered w.e.f. 2002-03.
5 projects under modernization of slaughter-houses and 13 projects under establishment of carcass utilization plants have been completed.
For Further details contact
Assistant Commissioner, I/c Meat Unit,
Room No. 406, B-Wing, Shastri Bhawan,