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Department of Animal Husbandry, Rajasthan

Animal Husbandry is a major economic activity of the rural peoples, specially in the arid and semi-arid regions of Rajasthan. With the development in the field of livestock unemployment and poverty has been reduced to a great extent in the rural areas of Rajasthan. Livestock also contributes a large portion to the demand of cattles in agriculture. About 25 % of the buffalo breeding is used in cultivation.

The state collects a GDP of about 8% alone from livestock. According to the livestock census report of 2007 there were 566.63 lacs livestock and 49.94 lacs Polutry in the state. 10% of total milk production, 30% of  mutton and 35 % wool produced in the country comes from Rajasthan, which breeds just only 6.09% of the nation.

Aim of Department of Animal Husbandry, Rajasthan

This department of Rajasthan take all necessary measures to fullfill the following aims-

  • Breed improvement programme using superior germplasm
  • Veterinary health care & Disease Control Programme.
  • Extension Activities
Programmes and Centers Under Department of Animal Husbandry
Breed Improvement Programme

A. Indigenos Breed Improvement Programme

B. Pig Breeding Programme

C. Goat Development Programme

D. Sheep Breeding Programme

Veterinary Health Care & Disease Control Programme

A. Veterinary Health Care Programme

B. Disease Control Programme

Disease Diagnostic Centers

1 State Disease Diagnostic Centre

6 Regional Disease Diagnostic  Centres

25 Disease Diagnostic  Laboratorie (At each district HQ)

Biological Production Unit (B.P.Lab)
At Jamdoli Jaipur producing vaccines viz. Haemorrhagic Septicemia (HS), Black quarter (BQ), Enterotoxaemia (ET)

Undertaken Schemes-

The Government of Rajasthan has under taken schemes for development in the field of Animal Husbandry and are as follows-

  • Central Sector Scheme for Salvaging and Rearing of Male Buffaloe Calves
  • Central Sector Scheme on Pig Development
  • Centrally Sponsored Scheme – Integrated Development of Small Ruminants and Rabbits
  • Centrally Sponsored Scheme for Utilization of Fallen Animals
  • Dairy and Poultry Venture Capital Funds – Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme (DEDS)

Contact Details of the Chief Vigilance Officer

Dr. Rajesh Mann
Director
Deptt. of Animal Husbandry, Rajasthan
Mobile no.- 9414318148
Phone no- 0141-2742709 
Email-dir.dah@rajasthan.gov.in, jdtrgdah@yahoo.co.in 
Official Websitehttp://animalhusbandry.rajasthan.gov.in

 


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