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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SCP-Schemes under Normal State Plan for the year 2017-2018
Sl. No. Scheme Units Cost In Rs. Lakhs % of Subsidy Units sanctioned
Physical Financial
(Rs. in lakhs)
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-Schemes under Normal State Plan for the year 2017-2018
Sl. No. Scheme Units Cost In Rs. Lakhs % of Subsidy Units sanctioned
Physical Financial
(Rs. in lakhs)
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-Schemes under Normal State Plan for the year 2017-2018
Sl. No. Scheme Units Cost In Rs. Lakhs % of Subsidy Units sanctioned
Physical Financial
(Rs. in lakhs)
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. Person working Phone No. Email ID
1 Joint Director of Fisheries, Kakinada koteswararap[dot]pjdf[dot]gov[dot]in 9440814723
2 Dy. Director of Fisheries, Kakinada jayarao[dot]p60[at]gmail[dot]com 9440814724
3 Dy. Director of Fisheries, Amalapuram jayarao[dot]p60[at]gmail[dot]com
4 Asst. Director (Admin.)Kakinada svnrajufisheries[at]gmail[dot]com 9441750420
5 Asst. Director of Fisheries, Kakinada srinivasnelakurti[at]gmail[dot]com 9440814725
6 Asst. Director of FisheriesAsst. Director of Fisheries, Amalapuram earofisheries[at]gmail[dot]com 9246082430
7 Asst. Director of Fisheries, Rajamahendravaram gvraoramana[at]gmail[dot]com 9440814727
8 Asst. Director of Fisheries, Tallarevu srinivasnelakurti[at]gmail[dot]com 9440814725
9 Asst. Director of Fisheries, Razole krishnarao[dot]vathadi[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9959078765
10 Fisheries Development Officer, JDF Office Kakinada purnaiahtammu[at]gmail[dot]com 9985447405
11 Fisheries Development Officer, Kakinada laxmankumar[dot]mo[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9963513838
12 Fisheries Development Officer, Tallarevu chinavenkatarao[dot]ch[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9440108178
13 Fisheries Development Officer, Uppalaguptam chinavenkatarao[dot]ch[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9440108178
14 Fisheries Development Officer, Fishing Harbour, Kakinada Venkateswararao[dot]ko[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9985448037
15 Fisheries Development Officer, Uppada kommu[dot]karunakarrao[at]gmail[dot]com 9866090219
16 Fisheries Development Officer,Vetlapalem kommu[dot]karunakarrao[at]gmail[dot]com 9866090219
17 Fisheries Development Officer, CMU, Kakinada prasadrekadi1968[at]gmail[dot]com 9052664667
18 Fisheries Development Officer, Tuni Vsvprasad[dot]rekadi[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9052664667
19 Fisheries Development Officer, Bobbarlanka Nagamai[dot]nalamati[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9441327226
20 Fisheries Development Officer, Allavaram Davidraju[dot]vemagiri[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9948029350
21 Fisheries Development Officer, Rampachodavaram aradadi2020[at]gmail[dot]com 9493101634
22 Fisheries Development Officer, Rajamahendravaram Ramakrishna[dot]kusu[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9848499452
23 Fisheries Development Officer, Rajavommangi ramesh[dot]chennamsetti[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9490738038
24 Fisheries Development Officer, Kadiam prakasarao[dot]koppada[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9908317555
25 Fisheries Development Officer, Dwarapudi Satyanarayanarao[dot]br[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9441639668
26 Fisheries Development Officer, Razole Sanjeevarao[dot]sm[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 7680858389
27 Fisheries Development Officer, Katrenikona Rambabu[dot]chodey[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9866418909
28 Fisheries Development Officer, Amalapuram anuradhavelagala[at]gmail[dot]com 9542464759
29 Fisheries Development Officer, Aqualab, Amalapuram anuradhavelagala[at]gmail[dot]com 9542464759
30 Fisheries Development Officer, Chinturu aradadi2020[at]gmail[dot]com 9493101634
31 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Kakinada Rural chumaheswararao-1970[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9959686827
32 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Peddapuram Srinivasarao[dot]tuta[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9059709646
33 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries,Yeleswaram sriramakrishnajunnu[at]gmail[dot]com 7013795987
34 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Mamidikuduru chellurivenkataramana[at]gmail[dot]com 9032612918
35 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Kothapeta dadala1975[at]gmail[dot]com 9963732982
36 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Mummidivaram bhadravista[at]gmail[dot]com 9704080428
37 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Addateegala ramesh[dot]chennamsetti[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9490738038
38 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Korukonda rayinookaraju[at]gmail[dot]com 9848206221
39 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Kajuluru nagababuvoleti7976[at]gmail[dot]com 9989798149
40 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Kadiam 9493649588
Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Kapileswarapuram bsnrao60[at]gmail[dot]com 9441639668
41 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Bobbarlanka Nagamai[dot]nalamati[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9441327226
42 Asst. Inspector of Fisheries, Jaggampeta [at] Annavaram Srinivasarao[dot]tuta[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in 9059709646

e) IMPORTANT LINKS :

* http://apfisheries.gov.in/