Uttarakhand Sericulture Department

Department NameUttarakhand Sericulture Department
Department Contact OfficerDirectorate of Sericulture Uttarakhand
Contact Officer DesignationDirector
AddressDepartment of Sericulture Uttarakhand
Address 2Premnagar

To increase the opportunities of employment and to up-lift the social and economic condition of rural people in state Uttarakhand Govt. establish a separate department called Sericulture for the wide extension of sericulture in Uttarakhand. Sericulture is the the production of silk and the rearing of silkworms for this purpose.

 The department was establish by govt of Uttarakhand in 2001 under the Ministry of Horticulture. Uttarakhand state is the only state which is producing all four kind of cocoon viz Mulberry, Oak tasar, Muga and Ericulture. Because of its high quality Bivoltine cocoons of International grade, Uttarakhand is known as the “Bowl of Bivoltine silk in India".

Why Uttarakhand is the best place for investing in Sericulture?

Objective of Sericulture Department

Initiatives by Govt to promote Silk sector:

Ongoing Projects of Sericulture Department of Uttarakhand

Posted by: eUttaranchal/ Brijmohan Bisht
Contact details of Uttarakhand Sericulture Department
Department of Sericulture Uttarakhand
0135-2773227, 2774130
Uttarakhand Sericulture Department Photo
Uttarakhand Sericulture Department