Gau Sanrakshan and Gau Samavardhan Act was formed with the suggestion of people for the preservation and promotion of indigenous breed of cows in Haryana.
'Rashtriya Gokul Mission' has been launched for the preservation and promotion of indigenous breed of cows in the state.
The process to set up Cow Sanctuaries at identified places in the state has been initiated for the development of 'Gau-Vansh', where stray cows would be habilitated.
Gau Sanrakshan Avam Gau Samwardhan Act was formed with the suggestion of people for the preservation and promotion of indigenous breed of cows in Haryana.
Under ‘Rashtriya Gau-Bhains Prajnan and Dairy Development Programme’, the Central Government has sanctioned Rs 24.02 crore for the development of indigenous breed of cow (Hariyana and Sahiwal).
Fifty per cent subsidy is being provided to farmers from the current financial year for setting up Mini Dairy units of indigenous breed of cows and 25 per cent subsidy in other dairy schemes.
A scheme has been initiated to give cow owners incentive money from Rs 10,000 to Rs 20,000 for rearing the high milk producing cow breed Hariyana and Sahiwal.
A scheme to give kanyadan amount of Rs 1,100 on the wedding of daughter of milk producer, initiated from March 1, 2015.
Scholarship scheme has been initiated for the children of milk producers and members of Milk Producers Committee, under which onetime amount of Rs 2,100 is being given to students who secured more than 80 per cent marks in matric examination and Rs 5,100 to Class XII students. This amount is being given as scholarship incentive from March 1, 2015.