To promote setting up of cold storages/storages in the country for reducing post harvest losses.Creation of 12 lakh tonnes and modernization/rehabilitation of 8 lakh tonnes of cold storages and addition of 4.5 lakh tonnes onion storages.
The Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY) is a flagship scheme for focused and sustainable development of fisheries sector in the country with an estimated investment of Rs. 20,050 crores for its implementation during a period of 5 years from FY 2020-21 to FY 2024-25 in all States/Union Territories, as a part of AatmaNirbhar Bharat Package. The investment of Rs. 20,050 crores under PMMSY is the highest ever in the fisheries sector. Out of this, an investment of about Rs 12340 crores is proposed for beneficiary-oriented activities in Marine, Inland fisheries and Aquaculture and about Rs 7710 crores investment for Fisheries Infrastructure.
Himachal Pradesh government is implementing Saur Sinchai Yojana(Solar Irrigation Scheme) to double farmer’s income by 2022. The state govt. will provide Solar Pump Sets to farmers for agricultural / irrigation purposes. Under this scheme, Govt. will provide 90% financial assistance to small and marginal farmers for purchase of pump-sets. Govt. provides 80% subsidy to all individual medium and big farmers.