A Govt of Maharashtra Undertaking

Punyashloka Ahilyadevi Maharashtra Mendhi Va Sheli Vikas Mahamandal

पुण्यश्लोक अहिल्यादेवी महाराष्ट्र मेंढी व शेळी विकास महामंडळ

Establishment & Object


Punyashlok Ahilyadevi Maharashtra Mendhi Va Sheli Vikas Mahamandal Ltd. Pune (Formerly known as Maharashtra Sheep Development Corporation) is a Government of Maharashtra Undertaking, registered under the Company’s Act of 1956 under Registration No. 20560/CTA on 8th August 1978 for overall development of sheep & goat sector and to improve the economic & social status of shepherd’s community in the State of Maharashtra. The main objectives of the Corporation are as under:-

1. To establish, extend to reorganize Sheep & Goat Breeding Farms, of Exotic/Local/Cross-breed Sheep in the State.
2. To multiply such units at location convenient to Sheep & Goat rising.
3. To import, export & sell the Sheep & Goat and its products.
4. To take crossbreeding program for up- gradation of local Sheep & Goat.
5. To establish, or reorganize Sheep & Goat extension centers in collaboration with the State Government.
6. To finance, promote, establish, administer & assist institutions run by Government, Co-operatives.