Objectives of Scheme: The main objective of the scheme is to estimate the production of milk, egg, wool and meat, State-wise.
Implementing Agencies: State/UT Governments through Directorates of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Services.
Target Group/Beneficiaries: This is a scheme to estimate the production of major livestock products of the country and study animal husbandry practices and related information.
Pattern of Assistance/Funding: The Central Government provides grant-in-aid to the States on 50:50 basis For ONER States,90:10 for NER and 100% basis to the UTs for the implementation of the scheme. The major part of the funds is utilized on the salaries and allowances of the staff employed under the scheme.
Year when the Scheme Started: 1985-86
Eligibility Conditions: All State Governments/UT Administrations.
Physical Targets: To prepare State/District level estimates of various Livestock Products and conduct cost of production survey relating to milk and egg in selected districts of the States/UTs. Publication of estimates in a book form called Basic Animal Husbandry Statistics.
For further details please contact:
Adviser(Stats), AHS Division, DMS Complex,
Near State Bank of India, Shadipur,
New Delhi – 110008.
Ph. No. 25873773.