Distribution of “Jayanti Rahu” fingerlings reared in tea garden hatcheries to Assam Fish Producers Organisations under the World Bank AACP project

The programme was attended by the following officials-

The programme was organized for ceremonial inauguration of a Fishery Cooperative Society named “ Naduar Fishery Cooperative Ltd “ ( 262 members) developed under FPO ( Farmers Producers Organization) programme of the World Bank sponsored AACP and ceremonial release of Jayanti Rahu fingerlings in the members ponds. Amalgamated Plantations Pvt. Ltd. supplied 50 nos of Jayanti fingerlings for the occasion and the fingerlings were released by Mr. Narzary and Mr Hazarika.

More such cooperative organisations are planned under the AACP project in various parts of Assam. Being the CIFA certified agency for Jayanti Rahu multiplication, Amalgamated Plantations Pvt. Ltd. will be the only source for supplying the Jayanti fingerlings to these cooperatives and looks forward to contributing to the fishery sectors sustainable livelihoods.