Integrated Fisheries Development Scheme (IFDS):
National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC), New Delhi has sanctioned Financial Assistance to Telangana State Fishermen Cooperative Societies Federation Ltd (TSFCOF), Hyderabad in 2017-18 for development of Fisheries Sector in Telangana State with an outlay of Rs.1000.00 crores for the benefit of members of the Primary Fishermen Cooperative Societies (PFCSs), Fisherwomen co-operative Societies, Fishermen Marketing Societies, District Fishermen Co-operative Societies and TSFCOF in all 31 districts of Telangana State for implementation in two years.
The following are the main objectives with which IFD scheme shall be implemented:
Year-round fishing activity & supply of local fish in Telangana throughout the year.
Saturation approach in fish rearing in water bodies - Minor, Medium & Major Reservoirs.
Diversification of fish rearing activity by introducing cage culture, pond culture & prawn culture etc.
Every practicing Fisherman should enjoy improved livelihood & enhanced incomes.
Sustainability of Fisheries sector through increasing production and productivity by providing backward and forward linkages and achieving self- sufficiency in production of fish seed
Matrix of IFDS Components and eligible category of beneficiary
Designed, Developed by NIC, Hyderabad. Maintained by Department of Fisheries, Government of Telangana
All Rights Reserved by Department of Fisheries. Telangana State