Name of Regional Directorate: Gandhinagar
Jurisdiction: Gujarat, UT of Daman & Diu
Address of Regional Directorate: Plot No. 272-273, Behind Central Bank of India, GH Road, Sector-16, Gandhinagar, Gujarat – 382016.
Name of Regional Director: Sh. Shailendra Singh
Contact details:Phone No. : 079-23222293, E-mail: [email protected]
Cooperatives in the State: Gujarat
|S. No.||Type of Cooperative Society||Number of Societies|
|1||State Co-op. Bank||1|
|2||Central Co-op. Bank||18|
|3||State Co-op Land Development. Bank||1|
|4||Primary Agri. Credit Societies||9402|
|6||Primary Non-agri. Credit Societies||5960|
|9||Milk & livestock||16204|
|20||Union & institute||40|
Implementation of NCDC Programmes:
Financial support by NCDC:
Up to 31.03.2019, NCDC has provided total assistance of Rs.3250.53 crore benefiting various Cooperative projects/units as below:
|S. No.||Scheme/Activity||Cumulative Disbursement as on 31-03-2019 (Rs. in crore)|
|1||Marketing & Inputs||79.91|
|8||Integrated Cooperative Development Project (ICDP)||8.82|
|10||Service & Agri. Credit||470.88|
Achievements during last 5 years (Up to 31.03.2019)
|Year||Assistance(Rs. in crore)|
Highlights of the programmes assisted and other relevant achievements/ issues during the last 5 years (2014-15 to 2018-19):
New Initiatives in the Region during Year F.Y. 2019-20:
- Promoting the idea for establishment of Agro Processing Units at tehsil level.
- Promoting activities under Yuva Sahakar - Cooperative Enterprise Support & Innovation Scheme
- Focussing primary level societies under SAHAKAR 22.
- Commencing capacity building programme for PACS at Regional Training Centre of Laxmanrao Inamdar National Academy for Cooperative Research and Development (LINAC) at Gandhinagar.
Initiatives for development of Aspirational Districts (identified by NITI Aayog) through Cooperatives:
- Organized capacity building programme for women members of Primary Dairy Cooperatives at Aspirational district Narmada.
- Released assistance for setting up Cattle feed plant of 100 MTPD capacity at Dediyapada.
- Assisted Shree Narmada Khand Udyog Sahakari Mandli Ltd. for establishment of 45 KLPD Ethanol Plant with financial assistance of Rs.24.30 crore.
NCDC Regional Awards for coops for the year 2018-19:
|Excellence:- Shree Kolithad Juth Seva Sahakari Mandali Ltd., Rajkot||Best PACS|
|Merit:-Shree Sevani Seva Sahakari Mandali Ltd., Surat.|
|Excellence:-Varmadhar Dudh Utpadak Sahakri Mandali Ltd., Surendranagar||Best Primary Cooperatives in Dairy Sector|
|Merit:-Vagahnera Dush Utapadak Sahakari Mandali Ltd., Surat|
|Excellence:-Shree Khedut Sahakri Khand Udyog Mandali Ltd., Pandvai, Bharuch||Best Primary Cooperatives in Sugar Sector|
|Merit:-Shree Madhi Vibhag Khand Udyog Sahakari Mandali Ltd.,Surat|
|Excellence:-Shree Sorath Mahila Vikas Sahakri Mandali Kodinar,Gir-Somnath||Best Women Cooperative|
|Merit:-Shree Junagadh Mahila Sarafi Sahakri Mandali Ltd., Junagadh|
Development Opportunities in the State/Ut through Cooperatives:
Export of Fruits & Vegetables / Women Cooperatives / Fisheries processing units / Agro Processing units.
Success Stories :
Valsad Navsari Jilla Fal Ane Shakbhaji Sahakari Sangh Ltd.” owner of brand “AMIDHARA” is a Co-Op Society Union having primary Horticulture Farmers Co-Op Societies as its members. There are 22 primary Co-Operative society members of VJFS with 45000 farmer members. The processing facility and infrastructure is located at Gandevi in Navsari district of Gujarat state. The Union deals in Fresh, Processed and Frozen Fruits and Vegetables in addition to other Food products. The Union is manufacturing and exporting Kesar Mango Pulp, Alphonso Mango Pulp. Mango Slices, Chikoo Pulp, Chikoo Slice, other Canned vegetables, Ready to Eat Curried Vegetables, various types of Pickles, Chutney, Paste, Tomato Ketchup, Jam and several kinds of Fruit Juices in “AMIDHARA” brand. We also process Tomato, Papaya, and Guava, Banana and other fruits and vegetables in different forms. Fresh Fruits and Vegetables are being supplied to domestic and overseas customers.
All the production activities are carried out in a very hygienic condition as per quality and food safety standards requirement for domestic and various export markets. The F&V Union is certified with ISO 22000:2005, USFDA and FSSAI.
Shree Narmada Khand Udyog Sahakari Mandli Limited Narmada
The sugar mill was commenced its operation in 1996-97 with the crushing capacity of 2500 TCD. Total 22818 cane growers’ farmers are the members of the Sugar mill. The sugar mill has recently undergone modernization for improvement in its crushing capacity. By the virtue of progressive management, the sugar mill has also established an Ethanol plant of 45KLPD capacity with the assistance of NCDC.
UT of Daman and Diu
Cooperatives in the UT of Daman and Diu: Total – 99
Implementation of NCDC Programmes:
Financial support by NCDC:
Up to 31.03.2019, NCDC has provided total disbursement of Rs. 1.808 Crore benefitting various cooperative projects/units as follows:
|Sagar Putra Fisheries, Diu||1988-89||0.103||FRP fishing canoes|
|Vivek Fisheries, Diu||1999-2000||1.360||10 mechanized boats|
|Ratnakar Fisheries, Diu||2005-06||0.345||Expansion of Ice plant|
New Initiatives in the Region during F.Y. 2019-20:
In coordination with Collector Diu, a meeting of fishermen cooperative societies had been held at Conference hall of Collectorate Diu on 18/5/2018.Ms. Vandana Rao IAS, Chief Officer; Diu Municipal Council chaired the meeting. Government Officials of Cooperative and Fisheries department were also present there. The objective of the meeting was to sensitize the stakeholders of the cooperative movement in the district of Diu
For the first time, The Regional Award of NCDC, 2018 has been introduced in the Union Territory to motivate the cooperative societies. The award process has been completed for both the district and the award ceremony was successfully organized on 07.12.2018 to promote the cooperative societies
NCDC Regional Awards for year 2018-19:
|Diu||Excellence:-Shree Mahakaleshwar Fisheries Cooperative Society Ltd., Diu|
|Daman||Merit:-Matsya Udyog Vivdh Karyakari Sahakari Society Ltd., Daman|