Uttarakhand Livestock Development Board (U.L.D.B.)
Registration Number: 343 , Dated 27 June 2001
Chairman: Addl. Chief Secretary/ FRDC, Government of Uttarakhand
Secretary: Dr. Prem Kumar, Chief Executive Officer
Head Office: First Floor, Pashudhan Bhawan, Motharowala, Dehradun- 248001
The board is an autonomus body with the Principal Secretary, Forest & Rural Development as the Chairperson, ex-officio; members from various fields both within and outside the government and the Chief Executive Officer as the Member Secretary. The Board has the rights, powers, privileges and responsibilities provided for from time to time by the law of India.
The purpose of this board is to promote breeding and development of cows and buffaloes both of indigenous and exotic breeds along with those of economic importance by the introduction, promotion and adoption of appropriate technologies for improving their production, and to arrange, organize and undertake all activities, viably, relating to and necessary for improving livestock production and productivity.
Adopt, introduce, integrate, promote, manage, organize and undertake all activities viably for the genetic improvement and subsequent increase in productivity of cattle & buffaloes in the state.