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                                                                                                            Panaji, May 29, 2018

                                                                                                            Jyaistha 8, 1940


            The Directorate of Fisheries has implemented Centrally Sponsored Schemes under Blue Revolution where-in financial assistance will be provided to the beneficiary. The  schemes and number of units proposed under them are as follows: Scheme for Motorization of Traditional Craft (OBM)-48 units), FRP boats and Insulated fish holding boxes (20 units), Open sea cage culture (120 units), insulated truck (4 units), Motorcycle with ice box (20 units), Cages in Reservoirs (12 units), Construction of New Ponds (3 units), Input cost for fish culture (1 unit), Renovation of Existing pond (4 unit), Input cost for BW fish/shrimp culture (5 unit), Rejuvenation of urban/semi-urban/rural lakes/tanks for fish culture (20 units), Crafts and gear (20 units), Mobile fish retail outlet (4 units).  

            Under the above schemes, General category beneficiaries will get 40% subsidy of unit cost and ST/SC/Women beneficiaries will get 60% subsidy on unit cost. Interested applicants in these schemes are requested to kindly visit to the Directorate of Fisheries, Panaji or contact on (0832) 2425263/2224838 or e-mail to dir-fish.goa@nic.in or refer department website www.fisheries.goa.gov.in. for further enquiries and information.

            Application forms towards the said schemes will be available at all Fisheries complex at Cutbon, Colva, Chapora, Vasco, Block Development Office at Canacona, Marmugao, Ponda, Bardez, Pernem and head office i.e. Directorate of Fisheries, Panaji.