Telangana Government aims at increasing fish production and productivity by providing backward and forward linkages, enhancing livelihoods of fishers, achieving self-sufficiency in production of fish seed, ensuring availability of fish to the consumers at an affordable price and in hygienic condition by improving the marketing infrastructure, and implementing welfare programs.


    State government proposes to utilize the excellent water resources available by seeding the reservoirs, tanks and ponds every year regularly by government at free of cost besides taking up conservancy measures so as to maintain the stock. Growing visibility of fisheries sector due to enhanced water resources on construction and completion of irrigation projects is expected to lay a strong foundation for aquaculture in the canal fed areas besides emerging as an attractive investment option and a lucrative business activity.