Government is giving more importance to Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries Sector. In order to improve productivity and enhance milk production, thereby making dairying more remunerative to the farmers, Government has announced four new Projects
Pashudhan Sanjivani : an Animal Wellness Programme; encompassing setting up of Emergency Help Lines, provision of Animal Health cards (‘Nakul Swasthya Patra’) along with UID identification and a National Database;
Advanced breeding Technology: including Assisted Reproductive Technique to improve availability of disease free female bovines;
Creation of “E- Pashudhan Haat”: an e- market portal for bovine germplasm for connecting breeders and farmers of indigenous bovine breeds and
National Genomic Centre (NGC): Establishment of National Genomic Centre for enhancing milk production and productivity of indigenous breeds.