Programme and Schemes
   
  1. Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY)


1.1 Subsidy to Fish Farmers
Subsidy to Fish Farmers This is a scheme to provide financial assistance to fish seed growers. Under this scheme, subsidy is given to them for construction of seed rearing ponds and fish seed hatchery for the development of pisciculture. The purpose of the scheme is to involve local fish farmers to take up the activity of fish and fish seed production. It is proposed to construct of 25 private Fish Seed Hatchery during the financial year 2010-11.

1.2 Fisheries Domestic Market (New)
Fisheries Domestic Market (New) This is a new scheme in which the purpose is to provide financial assistance to fish sellers. Under this scheme, financial assistance is given to the fish sellers for show case-cum-freeze and electronic balance as well as uniform and identity card to the retailers. The purpose of the scheme is to provide local fish to the consumers in hygienic condition. It is proposed to open 50 private Jharkhand Fresh Fish Stall in different districts during the financial year 2010-11.

1.3 Strengthening of Government fish seed farm and pond (New)
The objective of the scheme is to develop the Government tanks in urban areas as well as Government Fish Farms as Fish seed banks as well as Aqua Park, which will not only provide fish seed throughout the year to the farmers but also act as model demonstration farms for awareness generation.


2. STATE SHARE TO CSS
2.1 Fish Farmers Development Agency [75:25]
The main objective of this scheme is renovation of tanks and excavation of new ponds, farms, hatcheries and develop water-logged areas to bring them under pisciculture and for essential pisciculture materials namely seed, manure, inputs, etc. and to introduce among fishermen modern techniques of fish
production through training programmes and provide loans to fish farmers depending on availability of water bodies.

2.2 Housing scheme for fishermen [50:50]
The main objective of the scheme is to develop model fishermen Villages. The central and state Governments share the cost of this scheme on 50:50 basis. 960 houses and 38 tube wells for fishermen with other basic amenities have been sanctioned during FY. 2009-10 and it is proposed for construction of 2000 houses for fishermen with other basic amenities during the FY. 2010-11.

2.3 Group accidental insurance scheme for Active fishermen [50:50]
The main objective of the scheme is to provide insurance coverage for active fisherfolk/licensed/identified or registered with the state. The central and state
Governments share the cost of this scheme on 50:50 basis. During the year 2009-2010 this scheme was covered under Housing Scheme for fishermen. It is proposed separately for Group accidental insurance scheme for fishermen during the FY. 2010-11.

2.4 Fisheries Training and Extension Scheme (80:20)
Under this scheme, special training is imparted to progressive fish farmers of the state with study tour to other states like Andhra Pradesh, Orissa and West Bengal and establishment of one Fish farmers' Training and Awareness Centre.

2.5 National Fisheries Development Board (90:10)
There is great potentiality for culture of fish in Reservoirs. Under this scheme stocking of Fingerling in reservoirs and special training for reservoir fisheries
and reservoir management will be taken up. In addition assistance for freshwater aquaculture and marketing of fish will be provided to the farmers.

3. STATE PLAN SCHEMES
Continuing Schemes

3.1 Reorganization of the Directorate of Fisheries
The main objective of this scheme is to provide better administration, monitoring and co-ordination between different departments and to generate schemes for various fisheries programmers in the State. The existing Organizational structure both at the directorate and field level has to be further strengthened.

3.2 Reclamation and development of Tank Fisheries
This scheme intends to produce quality carp fish seed needed for increasing fish production and stocking quality seed in different kinds of water bodies.

3.3 Development of Reservoir Fisheries
The main objective of this scheme is to enhance the production of fish from the reservoirs and to provide support to the fishermen in harvesting and marketing of fish. For achieving this objective, regular stocking of advance fingerlings is of utmost importance.

3.4 Extension Scheme for Fisheries
The main objective of the scheme is stocking of fish seed, survey of new ponds, extension through seminars, workshops and documentary films, farmers' meet at village level, subsidy for vehicles for the transport of fish and fish seed as well as demonstration of polyculture in private and Government tanks for brood stock production, training and production of oil cakes as well as Monitoring to the individual fish farmers by Matsya Mitras, Seed Growers and Brood stockers.

3.5 Fisheries Research Scheme
The objective of the scheme is to help fish farmers in enhancing fish production and undertake water and soil analysis to examine and analyze the causes of low productivity of the ponds. In addition, Prawn culture, river ranching, reproduction of aquarium fishes, intensive fish culture as well as strengthening
of the Shalimar Fish farm will be taken up.

3.6 Establishment of 6 new district offices
Six new district offices are opened in the newly created districts- Latehar, Simdega, Koderma, Pakur, Seraikella & Jamtara.

3.7 Survey & Strengthening of fisheries development
Under this scheme it is proposed to undertake survey, monitoring and evaluation of fish production in the state through Government and External
agencies as well as DPR preparation for the development of fisheries in the state.

3.8 Reorganization of fish farmers training centre
Under this scheme it is proposed to established fish farmers training centre with hostel facility.

3.9 Establishment of JHASCOFISH
The main objective of the scheme is to strengthen the registered Jharkhand State Co-Operative Fisheries Federation Ltd. Ranchi (JHASCOFISH). Under this scheme state Government will support the Federation to meet the establishment cost and share capital to start the business of the federation in the state.
5. TRIBAL SUB PLAN
A sum of Rs. 1227.00 lakhs has been earmarked for Tribal Sub Plan out of total
proposed outlay of Rs.2500.00 lakhs during Annual Plan 2010-11.
6. SPECIAL COMPONENT SUB PLAN
A sum of Rs. 275.00 lakhs has been earmarked for Special Component Sub Plan
out of total proposed outlay of Rs.2500.00 lakhs during Annual Plan 2010-11.
7. FLOW TO DISTRICT PLAN
A sum of Rs 700.00 lakhs has been earmarked for District Plan out of total
proposed outlay of Rs.2500.00 lakhs during Annual Plan 2010-11.