COMMITTEE ON THE WELFARE OF

SCHEDULED CASTES AND SCHEDULED TRIBES

(2001-2002)

 

(THIRTEENTH LOK SABHA)

 

TWENTIETH REPORT

 

ON

MINISTRY OF TRIBAL AFFAIRS

 

Working of the Tribal Co-operative Marketing Development

Federation of India Limited (TRIFED)

 

Presented to Lok Sabha on 18.12.2001

Laid in Rajya Sabha on 18.12.2001

 

LOK SABHA SECRETARIAT

NEW DELHI

18 December, 2001/ Agrahayana, 1923(Saka)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONTENTS

COMPOSITION OF THE COMMITTEE

 

INTRODUCTION

 

CHAPTER I

 

A. Background note on TRIFED

B. Objectives

C.                 Functions

D.                 Organisational Set up

E. Area of Operation

 

CHAPTER II Reservation in services

 

A.                 Staff strength, Recruitment, Promotions, Training & Vacancies

B. Representation of SC/STs in service

C. Liaison Office/Grievances Cell

 

CHAPTER III Financial Resources

 

A. Share capital

B. Financial Performance

 

CHAPTER IV Socio-Economic Programmes

 

A.                 Grain Bank

B.                 MSP

C.                 Market promotion

D.                 Financial support

E.                  Training-Cum-Production Centres

 

CHAPTER V Infrastructure facilities

 

A.                 Construction of Godown and Office Complex

B.                 Shop-Cum-Godown

C.                 Tribal Industrial Complex at Jagdalpur

D.                 Tribes shop

E.                  Research and Development

 

CHAPTER VI Commercial Activities/Operations

 

A.                 Commodities/Tribal produces marketed by TRIFED

B.                 Methods of Procurement and Fixation of Prices

C.                 Sales Markets

D.                 Export

 

CHAPTER VII Monitoring and Evaluation of the working of TRIFED

 

 

COMPOSITION OF THE COMMITTEE ON THE WLEFARE OF SCHEDULED

CASTES AND SCHEDULED TRIBES (2001-2002)

 

Shri Ratilal Kalidas Varma - Chairman

MEMBERS LOK SABHA

2.      Shri Anandrao Vithoba Adsul

3.      Shri Mahendra Baitha

4.      Shri Padmanava Behera

            5. Shri Ananda Mohan Biswas

            6. Shri S.K. Bwiswmuthiary

7.      Shri Shamsher Singh Dullo

8.      Shri Jarbom Gamlin

9.      Shri Manikrao Hodlya Gavit

10.  Shri Thawar Chand Gehlot

11.  Shri Malyala Rajaiah

12.  Shrimati Jaskaur Meena

13.  Shri Salkhan Murmu

14.  Shri Shriram Chauhan

15.  Shri Pravin Rashtrapal

16.  Shri Baju Ban Riyan

17.  Shri Harpal Singh Sathi

18.Sardar Buta Singh

19.Shri Ramji Lal Suman

20. Shri Kailash Meghwal

MEMBERS RAJYA SABHA

21.Sardar Balwinder Singh Bhundar

22.Dr. Faguni Ram

23.Shri Palden Tsering Gyamtso

24.  Shri Kanshi Ram

25.  Shri Ram Nath Kovind

26.  Shri Nagendra Nath Ojha

27.  Shri Raju Bhai Parmar

28.  Dr. Alladi P. Rajkumar

29.  Shri Shyam Lal

30. Shri R. Kamraj

SECRETARIAT

1. Shri B.R. Kanathia, Joint Secretary

2.      Shri Shiv Singh, Under Secretary

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION

 

I, the Chairman, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes having been authorised by the Committee to finalise and submit the Report on their behalf, present this Twentieth Report (Thirteenth Lok Sabha) on the Ministry of Tribal Affairs Working of the Tribal Co-operative Marketing Development Federation of India Limited (TRIFED).

 

2. The Committee took evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Tribal Affairs and Tribal Co-operative Marketing Development Federation of India Limited (TRIFED) on 19.12.2000. The Committee wish to express their thanks to the officers of the Ministry of Tribal Affairs and TRIFED for placing before the Committee the material and information the Committee desired in connection with the examination of the subject.

 

 

3. Draft Report was considered and adopted by the Committee on 29th November, 2001.

 

4. A summary of conclusion/recommendations contained in the Report is appended (Appendix)

 

 

RATILAL KALIDAS VARMA

Chairman

Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

 

NEW DELHI;

18 December, 2001

Agrahayana, 1923(Saka)