Fisheries Production:

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 During the financial Year 2016-17, India has exported Rs 37870.90 crore which is about 0.92% of the National Gross Value Added (GVA) and 5.23% to the agriculture GVA (2015-16).

 India is the second largest producer of fish and also second largest producer of fresh water fish in the world. Fish production has increased from 41.57 lakh tones (24.47 lakh tones for marine and 17.10 lakh tonnes for inland fisheries) in 1991-92 to 114.10 lakh tonnes (36.41 lakh tonnes for marine and 77.69 lakh tonnes for inland fisheries) in 2016-17 (Provisional).

DAHD has launched National Control Programmes for major animal diseases like FMD, PPR, Brucellosis and Classical Swine Fever.

 The FMD Control Programme was now being implemented all districts of covering 13 States and 06 UTs. During the year 2017-18, FMD-CP is now being Implemented in all District of Country. PPR and Brucellosis Control program are already being implemented in all the States/UTs, while CSF-CP is focused initially in NE States.

 An amount of Rs. 3,114 Crore has been allocated for the Livestock Health and Disease Control scheme for the 12h Five Year Plan.

 NDP Phase -1 started in 2011-12 with allocation of Rs. 1756 cr. National Programme for Bovine Breeding and Dairy Development (NPBB&DD) scheme is having two main components namely-

 National Programme for Bovine Breeding (NPBB) and National Programme for Dairy Development (NPDD). An amount of Rs. 1,800 crore has been allocated for 12th FYP.

 Hon’ble Finance Minister has made an additional allocation for DPIDF set up in NABARD with a corpus of Rs. 8000.00 crore during Budget Speech in 2017-18 for the three years.

 Initially, the Fund will start with a corpus of Rs. 2000.00 crore.

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