Kamdhenu Yojna

Kamdhenu

  • The number of dairy units to be established under the Kamdhenu Dairy Scheme is 250 out of which 189 are functional
  • 1.5 lakh litres of milk is produced every day

Mini Kamdhenu

1411 dairy units to be established under the Mini Kamdhenu Dairy Scheme, out of which 1053 are functional; producing 3.6 lakh litres of milk every day.

Micro Kamdhenu

  • 233 dairy units are functional
  • 5 lakh litres of milk is produced every day
  • 1894 dairy units to be set up
  • 1475 dairy units functional
  • 10 lakh + litres of milk is produced every day

Kamdhenu Yojna is a dairy scheme to overcome the low availability of high yielding germplasm animals. The Samajwadi Party Government launched this scheme which envisages the establishment of dairy units of high yielding animals obtained from outside Uttar Pradesh. Under this scheme, interest-free loans and subsidies will be given to entrepreneurs. The scheme is further divided into Mini Kamdhenu and Micro Kamdhenu schemes with fewer cattle.


  • Under Kamdhenu Yojna, 300 units will be set up with 100 cows each.
  • 1500 Mini Kamdhenu units with 50 cattle each will be setup.
  • 2500 Micro Kamdhenu units will be established with 25 cattle each.
  • The number of dairy units to be established under the Kamdhenu Dairy Scheme as on October 2015 is 250 out of which 189 are functional.
  • 1.5 lakh litres of milk is being produced every day.
  • 1411 dairy units are to be established under the Mini Kamdhenu Dairy Scheme, out of which 1053 are functional, producing 3.6 lakh litres of milk every day.
  • 233 dairy units established under the Micro Kamdhenu Dairy Scheme are producing 5 lakh litres of milk every day.