Fisheries minister Mr. Arya issued instructions to fisheries federation
Bhopal, September 8, 2016 (Abdul Ahad Farhan): Minister for animal husbandry and fisheries Mr. Antar Singh Arya asked MP Fisheries Federation to produce Jhinga fish especially in a pond. It sells between Rs 800 and Rs 1000 per kg in open market. If the experiment succeeds, it will increase earning of fishermen. Mr. Arya issued the instructions in the working committee meeting of Fisheries Federation. Director fisheries Mr. OP Saxena, managing director Mr. Satish Silawat were present in the meeting. Mr. Arya issued instructions on provisions of sale agreements, fisheries activities till July 2016, proposed targets and programmes for next financial year, division of dividend of last financial year and dividend distribution etc. Managing Director or secretary was nominated for participating in annual general meeting of national fisheries cooperative federations for the year 2016-17 and 2017-18. Madhya Pradesh, Bihar and Chhattisgarh are included in national federation territory. Discussion was held on restoration works at Bhopal based head office of the federation. Rs 36 lakh were sanctioned for restoration works, which will start at the end of the monsoon. Mr. Arya asked for transparency and maintenance of quality in the work.