Aparna Lucknow, India 601 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 678 Points View Profile Aparna Asked: October 11, 20212021-10-11T01:02:11+05:30 2021-10-11T01:02:11+05:30In: Law What is Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY)? What is Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY)? agriculturecurrent affairs Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent 0 Questions 518 Answers 176 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile [Deleted User] 2021-10-11T01:05:31+05:30Added an answer on October 11, 2021 at 1:05 am Context: In September 2020, PM Narender Modi launched the Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana. About: The new scheme, Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY) is to be established under the Department of Fisheries for a robust fi sheries management framework. The major aim of the government behind the scheme is- Enhancing fi sh production by an additional 70 lakh tonne till 2024-25 Increasing fi sheries export earnings to Rs.1,00,000 crore Doubling of incomes of fi shers and fi sh Reducing post-harvest losses from 20-25% to about 10% Generation of additional 55 lakhs direct and indirect gainful employment opportunities in the fi sheries sector and allied activities farmers. Department of Fisheries The Department of Fisheries is one of the two Departments under the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying. It came into existence with effect from 05.02.2019 through carving out Fishery Division from the erstwhile Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is Pathalgadi? What is Bodo Accord?
In September 2020, PM Narender Modi launched the Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana.
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