Sericulture Development Department

  • Promotion of vertical and horizontal expansion of sericulture in order to increase income of all stakeholders
  • Improve access and availability of quality silkworm seed, mulberry saplings, appropriate technologies to all the stakeholders to boost productivity and production of quality cocoons.
  • Enhance opportunities and empower woman (60% work force in sericulture comprises of woman) across the sericulture chain.
  • Bridge the gap between socially backward and vulnerable like SC, ST & others through implementation of Tribal Sub Plan & Schedule Cast Sub Plan with other classes.
  • Create gainful employment opportunities for un employed youth, improve socio economic status in rural areas by bringing vibrancy to village economics.



Name & Designation of Head of the Department

Khursheed Ahmad

District Sericulture Officer