Gujarat Mukhyamantri Gaumata Poshan Yojana 2024 Implementation Starts

Mukhyamantri Gau Mata Poshan Yojana announced in Gujarat Budget 2022-23, assistance to Gaushala, Panjrapole for preservation of cow, infrastructural facilities

Gujarat Mukhyamantri Gaumata Poshan Yojana 2024 Implementation Starts

Mukhyamantri Gau Mata Poshan Yojana Gujarat

Finance Minister had announced Mukhyamantri Gau Mata Poshan Yojana 2024 in Gujarat Budget 2022-23 and now it’s implementation is going to start. In this Mukhyamantri Gaumata Poshan Yojana, the state govt. will provide assistance to Gaushala, Panjrapole and Trust managed institutions for preservation of cow and infrastructural facilities. In this article, we will provide you the complete details about the गऊ माता पोषण योजना which is going to be implemented from 30 September 2022.

Gujarat Mukhyamantri Gaumata Poshan Yojana Launch Update

The Gujarat government has decided to provide a financial assistance of Rs 30 per cattle to registered trusts in the state under the Mukhyamantri Gaumata Poshan Yojana. The state cabinet headed by Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel, on 18 May 2022 approved the implementation of the scheme and now PM Modi will launch Mukhyamantri Gau mata poshan yojana on 30 September 2022.

The state government has allocated Rs. 500 crore in its annual budget for the year for the Mukhyamantri Gau Mata Poshan Yojana to be helpful to around 4.42 lakh cattle in various cattle-ponds in the state. In addition to this, the government will also give Rs. 2 crore assistance to cattle ponds spreading over 14 acres and maintaining more than 1,000 cattle for setting up cattle dung based bio-gas plant.

About Mukhyamantri Gau Mata Poshan Yojana 2022

In order to fulfil the resolve of the government towards cows, a scheme named “Mukhyamantri Gau Mata Poshan Yojana” was announced in Gujarat Budget 2022-23. This Mukhyamantri Gaumata Poshan Yojana was announced for the operations and maintenance of Gaushalas and Panjarapoles. A provision of Rs. 500 crores has been made for Mukhyamantri Gau Mata Poshan Yojana. Further, a provision of Rs. 100 crores has been made for special activities in urban and rural areas to resolve the problem of stray animals.

Cow has immense importance in the Indian culture. Cow protection and cow rearing is paramount since the ages of Dwarikadhish Lord Shri Krishna. The State Government is active for the protection and conservation of cows. Non-government and voluntary organizations are contributing significantly along with the government, for preservation and protection of the cows. Panjarapoles and Gaushalas in the state are taking care of thousands of cows and other animals.

Mukhyamantri Gau Mata Poshan Yojana in Gujarat Budget 2022-23

To promote animal husbandry, a number of schemes including Mukhyamantri Gau Mata Poshan Yojana have been started. Following allocations for these schemes have been made in Gujarat Budget 2022-23:-

Interest Subvention for Rabi, Summer Short Term Crop Loans

Government has taken numerous steps for increasing farmer’s income and making agriculture remunerative. Organic farming is being encouraged so that farmers can reduce expenses and earn more. Dang District has become the first district to fully adopt organic farming. Government has taken immediate relief measures for the farmers at the time of natural disaster. At present, interest subvention scheme is under implementation for the kharif short term crop loan only. A new scheme is announced to provide interest subvention for the rabi and summer short term crop loan also.

Interest Subsidy on Short Term Loans to Cattlemen / Fishermen

There has been a demand by the cattlemen and the fishermen for providing them similar interest subvention for loan under the Kisan Credit Card (KCC) as that of the farmers. In order to increase the productivity of the dairy and fisheries sectors, A scheme is announced to provide interest subvention on the short term loans to the cattlemen and the fishermen. Under this scheme interest free loan to the tune of ₹ 8 to 10 thousand crores is estimated to be availed.

Provision for Agriculture, Farmers Welfare and Cooperation Department

Provision for Horticulture Department Schemes in Gujarat Budget 2022-23

There is a total provision of Rs. 369 crore for the schemes under the Directorate of Horticulture.

Provision for Agricultural Univesities in Gujarat Budget

A provision of Rs. 757 crore to intensify Agricultural Research and Education Programs under agricultural universities.

Kamdhenu University

A provision of Rs. 137 crore for management of Kamdhenu University and to provide impetus to agricultural research programs.

Provision for Fisheries Sector in State Budget

Total provision of Rs. 880 crore for Fisheries Division.

Cooperation Department Schemes Allocation

Source / Reference Link:

Exit mobile version