Infrastructure developed by availing funds under NABARD RIDF during the last six years

'State Government has given the much needed impetus to the dairy cooperative industry by providing grant assistance under NABARD’s Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF). During 2014-15 to 2016-17 a sum of Rs.158.67 crore was sanctioned.
In the year 2017-18, Rs.2101.60 lakh was sanctioned to strengthen infrastructure facilities
in Dindigul, Sivagangai, Pudukkottai Kancheepuram–Thiruvallur, Thanjavur and Vellore district unions.
During the year 2018-19 additional fund will be availed under RIDF scheme to strengthen
marketing, value addition and storage facilities in dairy.