Milk Processing Plants

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 Ranchi.

  • 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 .