Fisheries Department, Purulia

 

Data related to Fishery

 

Total water area of Purulia District
27083.43 Hectare
Dams and Reservoir water area
8507.74 Hectare
Impounded water area
18575.69 Hectare
Actual water area under culture
16214.00 Hectare
No of Fishermen (Engaged to Fishery)
124191

 

Fishermen’s Co-operative Society

Number of Fisherman's Co-operative Society (F.C.S)
49
Total Member of F.C.S.
5769

 

(Source: Assistant Director of Fisheries, Purulia)