Rural Development Project – Srikakulam

Srikakulam, a costal district on the east cost of India is surrounded by hills has a large tribal population. This district is backward because of its geographical constitution and less irrigation facilities which leads to regular drought.

RISDT selected Srikakulam district to attain rural development by implementation, practicing, and extension of sustainable practices in Land Development, Irrigation Management in Agriculture & Horticulture, Dairying and Goat Rearing to local communities and Livelihoods.

RISDT implemented the following activities as a part of its rural development programme:

Social Forestry - Land development

  • Horticulture
  • Agriculture

Animal Husbandry

  • Dairying
  • Goat Rearing