1. Project Description

Units (PIUs) have been setup within the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Animal Husbandry, and the Maharashtra State Agriculture Marketing Board (under the Department of Cooperation and Marketing) to oversee the implementation of the department specific activities. These PIUs will be responsible for preparing, implementing and monitoring their respective Annual Action Plans. A Nodal Officer has been appointed by each department to effectively liaise with the PCU. Besides the Nodal Officer, each PIU will be supported by Procurement, Finance, Safeguards, and Technical Specialists as needed.