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Fisherman Corpus Fund: Goa

PC: economictimes

Department of fisheries, Goa Government, has a scheme “Fisherman Corpus Fund” of its native fishermen. Objectives To look after the well being of the farmers in adverse conditions. To support and strengthen the fishermen to standby back on their feet and carry out their fishing activities by giving them relief compensation to damage losses occurred due to natural calamities.   ...

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Housing Development Model for Fishermen: Goa


Department of Fisheries, Goa Government, has a scheme for developing a housing model for its native fishermen. Objectives To provide affordable housing facility to the fishermen. To increase the supply of affordable housing in slum and non slum areas. To uplift the traditional Fishermen community to construct their new house/renovate the Kacha structure so that they have a better place ...

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Replacement of old Kerosene OBM to petrol OBM for fishermen: Goa

PC: navgathimarine

Department of Fisheries, Goa Government has a scheme for its native fishermen to get financial assistance for replacement of old kerosene OBM to petrol OBM. Objectives To make petrol board motors affordable for fishermen. Petrol is more environment friendly and consumes less as compared to kerosene. Eligibility The beneficiary should possess a registered fishing canoe. The OBM to be replaced ...

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Construction of Community Hall Sheds For Fishermen: Goa

PC: thehindu

Department of Fisheries, Goa Government, has envisaged a scheme for native fishermen of Goa to grant them financial aid for construction of community hall sheds. Objective All fishermen of a community can meet for a specific purpose or recreational activities. Eligibility Government will construct Community Hall/Work shed as a recreation and common working place in a Fishermen Village having at ...

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Scheme for Day Care centers for Disabled: Goa

PC: sundaytimes-lk

Department of Social Welfare, Goa Government, has a scheme to help physically and visually impaired people with disabilities. So under this scheme Government is providing financial assistance to NGOs for setting up Day care centers for disabled people.This scheme is called “Jeevan Jyot”. Objectives To provide financial assistance to NGOs for setting up day care centers for disabled to provide ...

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Grant to Colleges/ Hospitals for Ambulance: Goa

PC: skylabstech

Department of Social Welfare, Goa Government, has this scheme to grant financial aid to Ayurvedic/ Homeopathic Colleges and Institutions to buy an ambulance. Objectives To provide transportation facilities in rural and the village areas of Goa for ample health and medicare facilities especially to senior citizens from the state. Eligibility The Ayurvedic/ /Homoeopathic College and Hospitals in the State of ...

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Loans upto Rs. 5 Lakhs: Scheme for Agriculture and allied activities: Goa

PC: dfat-gov-au

Department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services, Goa Government, desires to provide credit facilities to the farmers at subsidized rate of interest to accelerate investment in agriculture and allied sectors in the State through this scheme. Objective To promote investment in agriculture and related activities. To provide loans to farmers and fishermen at subsidized rate of interest. To avoid exploitation ...

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General Insurance for Fisherman: Goa

PC: policymantra

Department of Fisheries, Goa Government has a scheme for its active fishermen to them with cover of life under General Insurance Scheme. Objective To provide insurance cover to the Fishermen who are prone to accidents at sea due to rough weather and other natural calamities. Eligibility Active Fishermen in the age group of 18-60 years. Benefits The insurance premium of ...

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Financial Assistance for Funeral Ceremonies of person of Dhangar Community: Goa

PC: blog-sevenponds-com

Department of Social Welfare, Goa Government under the scheme “Antya Sanskar Sahay Yojana” has announced to provide financial help for Performance of Funeral and Religious Ceremonies related to last rites of a person of Dhangar Community. Objectives To Grant Financial Assistance for conducting funerals and religious ceremonies related to last rites of the deceased Dhangar families to have funeral in ...

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Sanskriti Bhawan: Multipurpose halls for Dhangar Community: Goa

PC: centralhall-org

Department of Social Welfare, Goa Government, has a scheme for Dhangar community to provide them infrastructure facilities like marriage halls, community hall etc. Objective To help the Dhangar community by providing needed infrastructure of Multipurpose Community Halls in villages inhabited by Dhangar Communities. These Halls will serve as marriage hall, facilitation point for organizing awareness programmes, conducting trainings, seminars, holding ...

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