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    ‘Blue Revolution: Integrated Development and Management of Fisheries' Foreseeing high potential, the Hon’ble Prime Minister has called for “a revolution” in the fisheries sector and has named it as “Blue Revolution”. The Blue Revolution, with its multi-dimensional activities, focuses mainly on increasing fisheries production and productivity from aquaculture and fisheries resources, both inland and marine.

    OBJECTIVES

    • To increase the overall fish production in a responsible and sustainable manner for economic prosperity
    • To modernize the fisheries with special focus on new technologies
    • To ensure food and nutritional security
    • To generate employment and export earnings
    • To ensure inclusive development and empower fishers and aquaculture farmers

    CENTRALLY SPONSORED SCHEME on Blue Revolution: Integrated Development and Management of Fisheries.

    TheMinistry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries has accordingly restructured the scheme by merging all the ongoing schemes under an umbrella of Blue Revolution. The restructured scheme provides focused development and management of fisheries, covering inland fisheries, aquaculture, marine fisheries including deep sea fishing, mariculture and all activities undertaken by the National Fisheries Development Board (NFDB).

    The restructured Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Blue Revolution: Integrated Development and Management of Fisheries formulated at a total Central outlay of 3000 crore for five years has the following components:

    (a) National Fisheries Development Board (NFDB) and its activities,
    (b) Development of Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture,
    (c) Development of Marine Fisheries, Infrastructure and Post-Harvest Operations,
    (d) Strengthening of Database & Geographical Information System of the Fisheries Sector,
    (e) Institutional Arrangement for Fisheries Sector and
    (f) Monitoring, Control and Surveillance (MCS) and other need-based Interventions.
    (g) National Scheme of Welfare of Fishers

    Profile & Scope of Fisheries File
    Scope of fisheries (126.9 KB)
    Fisheries Profile of INDIA (214.4 KB)
    State-wise details of the fishing harbours completed or commissioned and under construction (2.47 MB)
    Schemes for development of Fisheries Sector File
    Administrative Approval of Central Sponsored Scheme on Blue Revolution (3.12 MB)
    CMFRI Data Collection System for Marine Fish Landings (4.15 MB)
    IMFC Oct 2017 (1.93 MB)
    Revised Administrative Approval dated 1st January, 2018 (4.5 MB)
    Addendum to the Guidelines of the CSS on Blue Revolution-Integrated Development and Management of Fisheries Dated 24.07.2017 (4.91 MB)
    "Assistance for Deep Sea Fishing":Addendum to Guidelines of "Blue Revolution Scheme" dated 09.03.2017 (1.95 MB)
    Guideline of CSS on Blue Revolution-Integrated Development and Management of fisheries (258.57 KB)
    Implementation of Central Sector Scheme on Blue Revolution-Covering letter (3.78 MB)
    Administrative Approval of Central Sector Scheme on Blue Revolution (3.94 MB)
    Implementation of Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Development of Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture in states/UTs during 2015-16 (4.84 MB)
    Continuation of Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Devpl of Marine fisheries,Infrastructure and Post Harvest Operations as Central Se (5.07 MB)
    Implementation of central Sector Scheme "National Scheme of Welfare of Fishermen" in states/UT during 2015-16. Administrative ap (8.28 MB)
    Corrigendum-Implementation of central Sector Scheme "National Scheme of Welfare of Fishermen" in states/UT during 2015-16. Admin (667.73 KB)
    Administrative Approval-Conversion of Trawlers into Resource Specific Deep Sea Fishing Vessels (2.41 MB)
    Fisheries Institutes under the control of the Department
    Central Institute of Fisheries, Nautical & Engineering Training (CIFNET), Cochin
    Central Institute of Coastal Engineering for Fishery,(CICEF), Bangalore
    Fishery Survey of India (FSI), Mumbai
    National Institute of Fisheries Post Harvest Technology and Training (NIFPHATT), Cochin
    Coastal Aquaculture Authority (CAA), Chennai
    National Fisheries Development Board (NFDB), Hyderabad
    National Federation of Fishers Cooperatives Ltd. (FISHCOPFED), New Delhi
    Guidelines and Policies File
    Guidelines for regulating establishment and operation of Specific Pathogen Free(SPF) Shrimp Broodstock Multiplication Centres(BMC) and Proforma for submitting Proposal for Establishment of Shrimp BMC. -
    Guidelines on Fish Seed Data (21.06.17) (409.48 KB)
    Details of Subsidy Pattern (21.6.17) (628.7 KB)
    RKVY-Additional Proposal 2017-18 (12.6.17) (390.49 KB)
    List of Bneficiaries_BR (6.6.17) (282.58 KB)
    RKVY Proposal 2017-18 (24.4.17) (86.12 KB)
    RKVY Proposal 2017-18 (20.3.17) (63.58 KB)
    Revalidation of unspent balance under BR Scheme (15.05.2017) (798.75 KB)
    Tentative allocation under BR Scheme for FY 2017-18 (9.5.17) (625.25 KB)
    National Inland Fisheries And Aquaculture Policy (30.41 KB)
    National Inland Fisheries And Aquaculture Policy (30.41 KB)
    Guidelines for import of Asian Seabass/Barramundi (Lates Calcarifer) Seeds and Fingerlings (332.09 KB)
    Guidelines for the States for framing a bill on Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture (5.1 MB)
    Guidelines for Developing Fish Seed Certification & Accreditation System in India (21.09 MB)
    Notification regarding Guidelines for regulating hatcheries and farms for introduction of Litopenaeus vannamei under the coastal (90.43 KB)
    Guidelines Culture of SPF (1.94 MB)
    Guidelines L. vannamei in FW dt 29-9-2011 (1.84 MB)
    Amendment to the Guidelines for regulating hatcheries and farms for introduction of Litopenaeus Vannamei (614.6 KB)
    Notification Amending the Costal Aquaculture Authority Rules, 2005 (1.53 MB)
    Notification regarding guidelines for farms for Penaeus monodon culture to take Litopenaeus vannamei (2.96 MB)
    Proforma for submitting proposals for introduction of live Aquatic Organisms (318.96 KB)
    Uploading of the Notification regarding Guidelines for seed Production and Culture of specific Pathogen Free (SPF) Penaeus Monod (12.03 MB)
    Guideline NMPS 2012-13-Fisheries (231.67 KB) (231.67 KB)
    Tilapia policy guidelines (231.67 KB)
    Capacity building and harmonisation in PCR diagnosis of aquatic animal pathogens and ring-test File
    List of Laboratories Passed Successfully in the WSSV PCR ring test 2017 (427.48 KB)
    Conferences Seminars/Workshops
    Proceedings and Recommendations of the National Conference of State Fisheries Ministers held in Bhubaneswar , 4 – 5 July 2009
    Capacity building and harmonisation in PCR diagnosis of aquatic animal pathogens and ring-test File
    Office Order-Undertaking Deep Sea Fishing in Indian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) dated 3rd August 2017 (1.22 MB)
    Rescinding Guidelines for operation of Deep Sea Fishing Vessels in Indian EEZ regarding (1.13 MB)
    Registration of Deep Sea Fishing Vessels (385.95 KB)
    Order of Constituting CAMC (909.34 KB)
    Description File
    Report of the Technical Committee to Review the Duration of the Ban Period and to suggest further measures to strengthen the Cons (2.7 MB)
    Stakeholders Feedback Questionnaire
    On Inland Aquaculture including Brackishwater Aquaculture
    On Inland Capture Fisheries including rivers,reservoirs and wetlands
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