Commercial and viable running of Milk Processing Plants in the state
Jharkhand Dairy Project (JDP) have been
established as an autonomous organization. Its management has
been entrusted to NDDB for the initial period of 5 years.
Ormanjhi Dairy Ranchi and Lohardaga Dairy are
being managed by JDP. Covering 297 villages with 2328 rural milk
producers and procuring about 10 TLPD milk
New dairy plant of 50 TLPD capacity proposed at
Establishment of 10 TLPD Dairy plant under IDDP
at Godda district is in progress.
Apart from this, Dairy Plant at Deoghar, Koderma,
Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Giridih, Gumla and Latehar are being
managed by concerned District Milk Union.
Milk marketing is done under the MEDHA brand in
the entire State.
For marketing of milk and milk products 108
portable Milk Parlors have been established & 50 Nos. of Mobile
Milk Dispensing Units (Container on wheels) have been made
operational in urban areas .