G.M;A.F & C.D.No. FDV-1371/13709-X Dated the 29th December 1971
SCHEME FOR REHABILITATING -
EX-SERVICEMEN IN GUJARAT BY
PROVIDING FISHING FACILITIES.
Memorandum. - The undersigned presents compliments to the Commissioner of Fisheries Gujarat State Ahmedabad and with reference to his letter No. GF/DRN/Gen/23/2360 dated 13 December 1971 on the subject mentioned above and is directed to convey the sanction of Government of an amount of Rs. 75000/- (Rupees seventy five thousand only) for the scheme of mechanisation of fishing crafts-scheme No. 195 and Rs. 65000 (Rupees sixty five thousand only) for the scheme of supply of improved wooden boats schemes No 196 for purpose of rehabilitating Ex-serviceman in Gujarat by providing them financial assistance in form of loan and subsidy for fishing industry.
2. Before rehabilitating the ex-servicemen in fishing line, the Commissioner of Fisheries should be requested to train them in actual fishing methods and get such ex-serviceman settled on Kutch and Saurashtra coasts of Gujarat State.
3. The expenditure should be debited to the respective budget head viz. 35-Ind-C-Fisheries-C-17(3) mechanisation of fishing crafts and introduction of mechanised equipment (S.No.195) and budget head "35-Ind-C-Fisheries-C-17(6) Supply of wooden boats (S.No.196) and met form the servings of the provision of Fisheries Department during the current financial year by way of re-appropriation. If there is any deficit found on basis of eight monthly revised estimates necessary Supplementary Demand should be submitted to Government by the Commissioner of Fisheries, in due course.
4. This issues with the concurrence of the Financial Adviser, dated 24th December 1971 and Finance Department dated 29th December 1971 on this Department file of even number.