Fish for Health and Wealth                                                                                         Eat fish for a Long life                                                                                         Add Fish to your diet for a Healthy Heart                                                                                         Fish is a low-fat & high quality protein

    STATE VISION:

    • Incresing fish production and productivity by providing backword and forward linkages & enhancing livelihoods of fishers.

    • Achieving self-sufficiency in production of fish seed.

    • Ensuring availability of fish to the consumers at affordable prices and in hygenic condition by improving the marketing infrastructure.

    • Welfare of fishers.

Number of water bodies: 24189 with 5,72,167 ha of WSA
(Reservoirs - 77 with 1,67,914 ha WSA
Departmental Tanks - 4647 with 3,04,160 ha WSA & GP Tanks - 19465 with 1,00,093 ha WSA)
Number of water bodies: 24189 with 5,72,167 ha of WSA
(Reservoirs - 77 with 1,67,914 ha WSA
Departmental Tanks - 4647 with 3,04,160 ha WSA & GP Tanks - 19465 with 1,00,093 ha WSA)
Fisheries Cooperative Societies: 4079 covering 2,90,730 members
Aqua culture ponds: 474 Aquaculture ponds covering 1,000 ha
Fish seed Production (Advance fry of 35-40 mm and Advance flingerlings of 80 - 100 mm size) in 2017-18: 18 crores
Fish seed stocked for the year 2017-18: 51 crores
Cage culture: 250 units
Table fish production (Tons): 2,60,000
Prawn production (Tons): 8000
Total market value of the fisheries (Rupees in Crores): 2800





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