Credit: Nantinora Kharbuli (India)
This photo shows the distribution of subsidized fish seeds under the Scheme- Marketing and Transport of Fish and Fish Seeds in which the farmers are paying 50% of the actual costs of fish seeds. The Government has formulated the scheme in order to popularize fish culture in the state and to further enhance fish production. Distributed fish seeds are Indian Major Carps i.e. Catla catla, Labeo rohita, Cirrhinus mrigala and Exotic carps i.e. grass carp, silver carp and common carp.