Director of Animal Husbandry, Telangana, Hyderabad has informed that, the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Telangana State have categorically agreed to extend 75% subsidy on the interest levied by the NCDC, New
Delhi to the beneficiaries under NCDC programme on par with Pavala Vaddi Scheme, during the meeting held on 18.02.2016 at National Academy of Construction (NAC), Hitech City, Hyderabad. Further, requested the Department to submit necessary proposal to the Government on Telangana Pavala Vaddi Scheme for Sheep & Goat Sector.
Managing Director, TSSGDCFL, Hyderabad vide Lr.No.234/TSSGDCFL/T2/2015, Dt.25.02.2016 has submitted proposal, under NCDC programme 60% of the unit cost will be released as loan from NCDC, New Delhi, 20% subsidy will be released from Government of India and 20% will be borne by beneficiary. The NCDC, New Delhi will charge 11.75% interest on 60% of the loan released from NCDC. The loan amount has to be repaid within (7) years along with the interest.
Telangana Pavala Vaddi Scheme for Sheep & Goat Sector
The Director of Animal Husbandry, Telangana Hyderabad has stated that, there are about 5.12 lakh families are directly or indirectly dependent on sheep & goat rearing for their livelihoods and most of them are small, marginal and landless labour who are under below Poverty Line. The small ruminant sector is suitable to the Agro Climatic conditions of Telangana and the sector provides sustainable income to the rural farmers
even during the drought conditions.
The Director of Animal Husbandry, Telangana Hyderabad has stated that, an amount of Rs.1309.00 lakhs has been released as 60% loan from NCDC for the 1st year outlay towards implementation of NCDC programme in Mahabubnagar District and further an amount of Rs.2490.00 lakhs as 60% loan for the 2nd year outlay is going to be released shortly. Thus, an amount of Rs.3799.00 lakhs programme is being implemented for the benefit of 4977 beneficiaries in Mahabubnagar District.
The Director of Animal Husbandry, Telangana Hyderabad has further stated that, a new proposal of NCDC with an outlay of Rs.398.88 crores in which Rs.234.48 crores as 60% loan from NCDC for the benefit of 33824 beneficiaries in the remaining 8 Districts of Telangana state has been submitted to NCDC, New Delhi and the funds are expected to be released shortly. This programme is phased out in three years with the releases of
20%, 40% and 40% in 1st, 2nd and 3rd years respectively.
Basing on the above proposals of Mahabubnagar and 8 Districts, year wise, Government share as 75% interest and beneficiary share 25% interest against the interest levied by the NCDC has been worked out, an amount of Rs.9803.72 lakhs as 75% subsidy is required from the state Government against the interest levied by the NCDC for a period of (7) years. Out of which, the interest amount required for the next financial year i.e., 2016-17 is Rs.748.89 lakhs. Further, an amount of Rs.3271.62 lakhs of interest against the NCDC loan for a period of (7) years as Pavala Vaddi will be borne by the beneficiaries.
Therefore, the Director of Animal Husbandry, Telangana Hyderabad has requested the Government to accord permission to sanction 75% subsidy of Rs.9803.72 lakhs on the interest levied by the NCDC, New Delhi on par with Pavala Vaddi programme of State Government for the development of Sheep & Goat Sector and also keeping the larger interest of poor shepherd community in the State.
In the circumstances explained by the Director of Animal Husbandry, Telangana, Hyderabad, Government after careful examination hereby accord permission to DAH., TS., Hyd., to sanction 75% subsidy of Rs.9803.72 lakhs on the interest levied by the NCDC, New Delhi spread over seven years on par with Pavala Vaddi programme of State Government for the development of Sheep & Goat Sector. The expenditure on above will be debited from the Head of Account 2403-00-800- 11-27-310-312 (Plan).
The Director of Animal Husbandry, Telangana, Hyderabad shall take necessary action accordingly.
This order issues with the concurrence of Finance (EBS.II) Department vide their U.O.No. 8444/127/A2/EBS.II/2016, dt. 13.07.2016.
AHDD&F Dept., – Implementation of Integrated Small Ruminant Development Programme under NCDC Scheme in Telangana State – Extending of 75% subsidy (Pavala Vaddi) on interest levied by the NCDC, New Delhi – Orders – Issued. ANIMAL HUSBANDRY, DAIRY DEVELOPMENT & FISHIRIES (AH) DEPARTMENT
G.O.MS.No. 19 Dated: 20-07-2016 Read: From the DAH., T.S., Hyd., L Lr.No.1565 /F /2016, Dt. 26.02.2016