In this time we thank the efforts of our Government of India and especially the Hon’ble Prime Minister and Hon’ble Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying to protect the lives of people in the crisis of Covid- 19. We have received the letter with D.O.No.12035/1/2015-Fy(WU) initiating the Special relief assistance/monetary allowance to support Fishers, fish farmers, fish workers and fish vendors. We took the initiative to represent their issues to the Ministry and government of India through a mail dated 28th March 2020 and we have received a very speedy and positive reply from the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying and we are assured that necessary steps a re being taken. On behalf of the fishing community National Association of Fishermen thank the Government of India for taking necessary steps.
Letter to Union Fisheries Minister Mr. Giriraj Singh requesting allotment of land and right to sell fish in Mumbai kannamwar Nagar fish market to the Kholi community
In Mumabi Maharashtra , 40 families of kholi