Department of Sericulture

Department matters :

1. Matters relating to technical support & motivational inputs to Sericulturists for Sericulture Development.

2. All Matters relating to :

  • Popularization of Sericulture as a means of earning and employment generation.
  •  Matters relating to Legalization of silk worm egg production e.g. seed quarantine and expansion of Silkworm food plants cultivation.
  • Extension programmes for demonstration and manufacturing on Silk Reeling and Spinning & follow up action.
  • Production of silk yarn, dress materials & furnishings and Export & import of the same.
  • Conservation of Environment with relating Sericulture activities.
  • Expansion of Sericulture and its related activities in the State.

3. Matter relating to Central Silk Board for implementation of programmes/Projects for development of Sericulture Industry in the State. Certification of pure silk through SMOI (Silk mark of India) to promote production of pure silk fabrics for foreign exchange earning.