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Fisheries Department

a) PROFILE

Role & Functionality of Dept.:

The vision of the department is ecologically healthy, economically viable and socially beneficial Inland Fisheries, Marine Fisheries and progressive aquaculture sector that generates livelihood to traditional fishermen, Economic activity to farmers and earn foreign exchange by exports and provide fish for all.

Development of Fisheries is well known as “Blue Revolution” has made rapid growth in Marine, Inland and Aqua culture sector in the recent years.

East Godavari District occupies a prominent place with regard to fisheries and fishery sector in A.P and endowed with rich Marine, Inland and Brackish water Fishery Resources.

b) ORGANOGRAM

Organizational Structure from Dist. Officers to the Lowest Level:              

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c) SCHEMES/ACTIVITIES/ACTION PLAN

Development activities:-

  1. Production and supply of fish seed.
  2. Implementation of various schemes for development of Inland fisheries, Marine fisheries and Aquaculture sector.
  3. Imparting trainings in Modern Trends in Fisheries and sustainable Aquaculture.

Regulatory activities:-

  1. Leasing and Licensing of public water bodies for development of fishery.
  2. Implementation of MS Act for registration of sea going fishing craft.
  3. Regularisation of coastal aquaculture as per the guidelines of CAA Act 2005.
  4. Registration and Regularisation of fresh water aquaculture.
  5. Conservancy of fishery resources.

Welfare activities:-

  1. Organisation of Fishermen Cooperative Societies.
  2. Implementation of Fishermen Housing Scheme.
  3. Subsidy Schemes to traditional fishermen.
  4. Creation of infrastructure
  5. Fishing Ban relief to marine fishermen

Statistical Information:-

  • Length of Coast Line                                      :           161 km.
  • of Coastal Mandals                                         :           13
  • of Coastal Fishermen Villages/Habitations :        99
  • Total Extent of Aquaculture                         :           17000 Hec.
  • Fishermen population                                   :           3,85,392 (Marine 3,03,000 + Inland 82,392)
  • Active fishermen                                             :           76,777 (Marine 60,168 + Inland 16,609)
  • Fishing Craft                                                    :           10,521 nos.5022 (Inland), 4329                                                                           (Marine)                                                                        (MFV 471, Motorised 3600, Tradl. 258)
  • Total no. of Fishermen Cooperative Societies :  615 (Inland 273, Marine 105, FWCS -237)
  • of Fresh Water Fish Seed Farms                 :           Govt. 8,      Private 29
  • of Prawn Hatcheries (Private)                     :           153
  • of Fishing Harbours                                      :           1- Kakinada Fishing Harbour
  • of Shore Communication Stations (VHF) :           3 (Kakinada, Balusuthippa, Antharvedipallipalem).
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    Schemes under Normal State Plan for the year 2017-18
    Sl. No. Scheme Units Cost  In Rs. Lakhs  % of Subsidy Units sanctioned
    Phy Fin (Rs. in lakhs)
    SCP
    1 Assistance to retail fish marketing by supply of cycle with Nets and Ice box 0.15 90 790 106.65
    2 Assistance for construction & Renovation  of Aquaculture farm ponds in DKT lands along with Input cost assistance 8.25 90 10 74.25
    3 Assistance to  Retail Fish Marketing by supply of 3wheelers with Ice Boxes etc., 3.00 90 30 81.00
    4 Assistance to  Retail Fish Marketing by supply of 4 wheelers with Ice Boxes etc., 4.40 90 28 110.88
    5 Mission Fingerling Program for stocking public water bodies 0.80 100 19 15.20
    6 Assistance for Establishment of fish retail kiosk 10.00 50 15 75.00
    7 Supply of  Fish seed transport vans 10.00 50 33 165.00
      Total     925 627.98
    TSP
    1 Assistance to retail fish marketing by supply of cycle with Nets and Ice box 0.15 90 500 67.50
    2 Assistance for construction & Renovation  of Aquaculture farm ponds in DKT lands along with Input cost assistance 8.25 90 4 29.70
    3 Assistance to  Retail Fish Marketing by supply of 3wheelers with Ice Boxes etc., 3.00 90 5 13.50
    4 Assistance to  Retail Fish Marketing by supply of 4 wheelers with Ice Boxes etc., 4.40 90 5 19.80
    5 Mission Fingerling Program for stocking public water bodies 0.80 100 5 4.00
    6 Assistance for Establishment of fish retail kiosk  with 50% subsidy 10.00 50 6 30.00
    7 Supply of  Fish seed transport vans 10.00 50 6 30.00
    Total     531 194.50
    FDS
    1 Supply of fiber boats to marine fishermen 5.00 50 34 85
    2 Supply of nets to traditional and motorized marine fishermen 0.50 75 200 75
    3 Promotion of Deep Sea fishing     (Unit cost Rs. 2.00 lakhs for Mechanized and RS.  4.00 Lakhs for motorized) ) 4.00 50 40 80
    4 Maintenance of Shore Stations 2.08 100 3 6.246
    5 Purchase of relief boats 1.00 100 3 3
    6 Supply of Nets and Cycles/ nets to inland fishermen 0.12 75 341 30.375
    7 Supply of boats to inland fishermen 0.50 75 20 7.5
    8 Aqua Labs 5.00 100 4 20
    9 Mechanization of Aquaculture 1.00 50 250 125
    10 Training and Extension to Departmental Officers, farmers 0.10 100 20 2.0024
    11 Consultancy, Outsourcing ICT branding Publicity Contribution to NFDB schemes 2.50 100 15 37.5
    Total     930 471.6234
    Grand Total 2386 1294.103

    d) CONTACTS :      

    Sl. No. Name of the Post Person working Phone No. Email ID
    1 Joint Director of Fisheries, Kakinada P. Koteswara Rao (FAC) koteswararap[dot]pjdf[dot]gov[dot]in 9440814723
    2 Dy. Director of Fisheries, Kakinada P. Jaya Rao (FAC) jayarao[dot]p60[at]gmail[dot]com 9440814724
    3 Dy. Director of Fisheries, Amalapuram P. Jaya Rao jayarao[dot]p60[at]gmail[dot]com
    4 Asst. Director (Admin.)Kakinada S.V.N. Raju svnrajufisheries[at]gmail[dot]com 9441750420
    5 Asst. Director of Fisheries, Kakinada N. Srinivasa Rao srinivasnelakurti[at]gmail[dot]com 9440814725
    6 Asst. Director of FisheriesAsst. Director of Fisheries, Amalapuram E. Ananda Rao earofisheries[at]gmail[dot]com 9246082430
    7 Asst. Director of Fisheries, Rajamahendravaram G. Venkateswara Rao gvraoramana[at]gmail[dot]com 9440814727
    8  Asst. Director of Fisheries, Tallarevu N Srinivasa Rao srinivasnelakurti[at]gmail[dot]com 9440814725
    9  Asst. Director of Fisheries, Razole V. Krishna Rao krishnarao[dot]vathadi[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9959078765
    10 Fisheries Development Officer, JDF Office Kakinada T. Purnaiah purnaiahtammu[at]gmail[dot]com  9985447405
    11 Fisheries Development Officer, Kakinada M. Laxmana Kumar laxmankumar[dot]mo[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9963513838
    12 Fisheries Development Officer, Tallarevu Ch. C. Venkata Rao (FAC) chinavenkatarao[dot]ch[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9440108178
    13 Fisheries Development Officer, Uppalaguptam Ch. C. Venkata Rao chinavenkatarao[dot]ch[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9440108178
    14 Fisheries Development Officer, Fishing Harbour, Kakinada K. Venkateswarao Venkateswararao[dot]ko[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9985448037
    15 Fisheries Development Officer, Uppada K. Karunakara Rao(FAC) kommu[dot]karunakarrao[at]gmail[dot]com 9866090219
    16 Fisheries Development Officer,Vetlapalem K. Karunakara Rao kommu[dot]karunakarrao[at]gmail[dot]com 9866090219
    17 Fisheries Development Officer, CMU, Kakinada R.V.S.V. Prasad (FAC) prasadrekadi1968[at]gmail[dot]com 9052664667
    18 Fisheries Development Officer, Tuni R.V.S.V. Prasad Vsvprasad[dot]rekadi[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9052664667
    19 Fisheries Development Officer, Bobbarlanka Smt N. Nagamani Nagamai[dot]nalamati[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9441327226
    20 Fisheries Development Officer, Allavaram V. David Raju Davidraju[dot]vemagiri[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9948029350
    21 Fisheries Development Officer, Rampachodavaram A.Sahadeva Varma aradadi2020[at]gmail[dot]com 9493101634
    22 Fisheries Development Officer, Rajamahendravaram K. Ramakrishna Ramakrishna[dot]kusu[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9848499452
    23 Fisheries Development Officer, Rajavommangi Ch. Ramesh ramesh[dot]chennamsetti[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9490738038
    24 Fisheries Development Officer, Kadiam K. Prakasa Rao prakasarao[dot]koppada[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9908317555
    25 Fisheries Development Officer, Dwarapudi B. Satyanaryana Rao Satyanarayanarao[dot]br[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9441639668
    26 Fisheries Development Officer, Razole S. Sanjeeva Rao Sanjeevarao[dot]sm[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 7680858389
    27 Fisheries Development Officer, Katrenikona Ch. Rambabu Rambabu[dot]chodey[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9866418909
    28 Fisheries Development Officer, Amalapuram V. Anu Radha Devi (FAC)  anuradhavelagala[at]gmail[dot]com 9542464759
    29 Fisheries Development Officer, Aqualab, Amalapuram V. Anu Radha Devi  anuradhavelagala[at]gmail[dot]com 9542464759
    30 Fisheries Development Officer, Chinturu A.Sahadeva Varma aradadi2020[at]gmail[dot]com 9493101634
    31 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Kakinada Rural Ch. Umamaheswara Rao chumaheswararao-1970[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9959686827
    32 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Peddapuram T. Srinivasa Rao Srinivasarao[dot]tuta[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9059709646
    33 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries,Yeleswaram K.Sri Rama Krishna sriramakrishnajunnu[at]gmail[dot]com 7013795987
    34 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Mamidikuduru Ch. Venkata Ramana chellurivenkataramana[at]gmail[dot]com 9032612918
    35 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Kothapeta D. Gopala Rao dadala1975[at]gmail[dot]com 9963732982
    36 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Mummidivaram V. Srinivasa Rao bhadravista[at]gmail[dot]com 9704080428
    37 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Addateegala Ch. Ramesh (i/c) ramesh[dot]chennamsetti[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9490738038
    38 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Korukonda R. Nooka Raju rayinookaraju[at]gmail[dot]com 9848206221
    39 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Kajuluru V. Naga Babu nagababuvoleti7976[at]gmail[dot]com 9989798149
    40 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Kadiam N. Sujatha 9493649588
    Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Kapileswarapuram B. Satyanaryana Rao (FAC) bsnrao60[at]gmail[dot]com 9441639668
    41 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Bobbarlanka Smt N. Nagamani (i/c) Nagamai[dot]nalamati[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9441327226
    42 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Jaggampeta [at] Annavaram T. Srinivasa Rao (FAC) Srinivasarao[dot]tuta[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9059709646

e) IMPORTANT LINKS :

*  http://apfisheries.gov.in/