Administrative Investigation & Statistic
This sector implements two (2) different schemes as per Govt. of India guidelines as follows:-
i. Livestock Census:- This is a 100% Central Sponsored Scheme, being implemented on all India basis once in every five (5) years. The Department conducted the 19th Livestock Census in the year 2012 and preparatory works are being carried out for conducting the 20th Livestock Census in consonance with GoI guidelines along with the rest of the states. At present state and district level training are completed and further necessary instructions are awaited from GoI. This census is expected to continue for 3 months covering all household across the state.
- Sample Survey:- This is also a Centrally Sponsored Scheme being implemented on 100% basis by Govt. of India. It is conducted annually by collecting datas on major livestock products (MLP) particularly meat, milk & eggs for onward submission to Govt. of India, which accordingly calculates the GDP of Agri. & Allied Sector of the Country. In 2016-17, the data were collected, processed and submitted to Govt. of India and the finding is reflected in para-2 of this document.