Special programme for promotion of millets in tribal areas has now been implemented in 72 blocks in 14 Districts of Odisha.

Block will be unit of implementation for the programme.

Programme period is for 5 years, with intense implementation period of 3 years and consolidation of 2 years.

Programme is envisaged to be implemented by community based organisation facilitated by experienced facilitating agencies.

ATMA is the district Nodal organisation for implementation of the programme at the District level.

The State Sectreteriate is hosted by the Nabakrushna Centre for Development Studies (NCDS) which consists of a Programme Secretariat anchored by WASSAN and a Research Secretariat anchored by NCDS.

Directorate of Agriculture and Food Production is the state nodal agency for the programme.


Letter No Date Document
221/WSN/2018-19 10/10/2018
2M(48/19/18-10339 23/03/2018
Annexure 3: Memo 17629 and 17630 15/11/2017
Annexure 2: Memo 13376 and 13377 23/08/2017
Annexure 4 23/08/2017
Letter No. 40856 25/11/2016