Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKVY) /
The Department of Fisheries for the first time introduced the Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana in the year 2009-10. Under this Scheme financial assistance for establishment of Carp Units, Trout Rearing Units and Low Cost Houses is provided to the Rural Educated Unemployed Youth.
We had the Green Revolution and White Revolution in the past but now is the time for Blue Revolution. “Blue Revolution” refers to the remarkable emergence of aquaculture . It is important to maintain bio-diversity so that in euphoria of modernization of agriculture we do not lose our traditional wisdom of handling our agriculture. The Department is implementing various Centrally Sponsored Schemes, National Fisheries Dev. Board Projects, besides developmental interventions through State Sector Schemes to increase the Fish Production on Culture side both in Govt. and Private Sector. Major CSS includes :-
i. Blue Revolution
iii. NFDB funded schemes
28 Trout Units (27 under Blue Revolution Scheme and 01 under RKVY) completed in Private Sector during 2017-18. Besides, 97 Trout Units were established under RKVY during 2016-17.
09 Carp Units under Blue Revolution Scheme completed in Private Sector during 2017-18. Besides, 76 Carp Ponds were established during 2016-17( 58 under Blue Revolution and 18 under RKVY).
133 Low Cost Houses Constructed during 2016-17 (56 in Jammu Division and 77 in Kashmir Division).
Mahaseer Brood Bank Bindi Kalakote
Wholesale Fish market at Narwal Jammu
Hygenic Fish Sale Outlet at Hari Singh High Street Srinagar
Distribution of Auto Rickshaws and Bicycles with Ice Box under Blue Revolution
Distribution of Boats under Blue Revolution
VARIOUS TRAINING PROGRAMMES
Construction of Carp ponds under Blue Revolution
Construction of Trout units under Blue Revolution
Units of some Benificiaries under RKVY