New schemes sanctioned during 2021-22

A total of 28 schemes/projects to the tune of Rs. 1473.98 has been sanctioned by various National and International agencies during 2021-22. The split up of projects sanctioned (funding agency wise) are as follows:

S. No. Name of the funding agency No. of. Schemes Total Budget
(Rs. in lakhs)
1 Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Govt. of India, New Delhi  
  (i) National Agricultural Development Programme (NADP) 6 1087.79
2 Department of Science and Technology 3 118.54
3 Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi 2 169.91
4 Indian Council of Agricultural Research-ATARI, Hyderabad 7 34.70
5 NABARD 2 21.90
6 TNSCST, Chennai 2 5.80
7 Commonwealth of Learning, Canada 2 9.60
8 Private agencies 4 25.74
  Total 28 1473.98

Some of the major schemes sanctioned during 2021-22

  • Establishment of a consortium for one health to address zoonotic and transboundary diseases in India, including the North East region (DBT, New Delhi)
  • Fodder Seed Production Unit for Sustainable Livestock Production under North Western Zone of Tamil Nadu (GOI-NADP)
  • Establishment of Tiruchy Black Sheep Research Centre at Dharmapuri District (GOI-NADP)
  • Establishment of Resource Centre for indigenous Siruvidai chicken of Tamil Nadu (GOI-NADP)
  • Strengthening of infrastructure to enhance the production efficiency of TANUVAS University Innovation and Instrumentation Centre (GOI-NADP)
  • Establishment of Resource Centre for Pattanam sheep at VC&RI, Orathanadu (GOI-NADP)
  • Establishment of Zoonoses research laboratory cum one health interface platform for the southern districts of Tamil Nadu (GOI-NADP)