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Government Of Assam Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Directorate of AH & Veterinary

National Lifestock Mission

  • The National Livestock Mission (NLM) was launched in Assam in 2014-15 with the constitution of the State Level Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee (SLMC), with the Chief Secretary, Govt. of Assam as Chairperson and Principal Secretary to the Govt. of Assam, AH & Veterinary Department as Member Secretary and Mission Director. District Livestock Mission Committees (DLMCs) were also constituted with the Deputy Commissioners as Chairmans and district-level veterinary officers of respective districts as Member Secretaries.

    NLM has been formulated by subsuming and modifying of Seven Centrally Sponsored Schemes and Seven Central Schemes under Mission Module.

    The Centrally Sponsored Schemes are:

    • Central Fodder Development Organisation
    • Central Sheep Breeding Farm
    • Central Poultry Development Organisation
    • Integrated Development of Small Ruminants and Rabbits
    • Piggery Development
    • Poultry Venture Capital Fund
    • Salvaging and Rearing of Male Buffalo Calves

    The Central Schemes are:

    • Centrally Sponsored Fodder and Feed Development Scheme
    • Conservation of Threatened Breeds of Livestock
    • Poultry Development
    • Utilisation of Fallen Animals
    • Livestock Insurance
    • Establishment of Rural Slaughterhouses, including mobile slaughter plants
    • Modernisation of Rural Slaughterhouses

    Whom to contact

    Dr. Arun Sharma
    Nodal Officer
    Officers Training Institute
    GS Road, Khanapara 22
    Phone No.: 9435116593