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Central Assistance to State Plan Scheme on Watershed Development

Central Assistance to State Plan Scheme on Watershed Development

scheme June 11, 2016 12 Views

The government of India has launched scheme on watershed development.

Objectives:

  • To protect hill slopes of jhum areas through water and soil conservation measures on watershed basis.
  • Reduce land degradation
  • To encourage and assist Jhumia families to develop jhum land for productive uses and improve cultivation
  • Improve the socio-economic status of Jhumia families
  • Improve technology

Eligibility:

  • Assistance is provided to state government only

Benefits:

  • It helps the Jhumia families financially
  • 100% additional central assistance to north eastern state

How to avail:

State government can contact in Joint Secretary, Department of agriculture and cooperation.

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