1. Animal Husbandry

Why Livestock Insurance is the Need of the Day?

Chander Mohan
Chander Mohan

Insurance Foundation of India in association with the PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry will conduct a Seminar on “Livestock Insurance-Need of the Day" on 3rd February 2020, in Lakshmipat Singhania Auditorium, PHD House, New Delhi.

The importance of Livestock insurance in increasing thus this seminar would discuss on all the aspects pertaining to the Live Stock insurance in India.

Details of the Programme:

Venue, Date & Time:

Date: Mon, 3 Feb, 2020

Time: 02.00 PM to 06.00 PM

Venue: Lakshmipat Singhania Auditorium, PHD House, 4/2, Siri Institutional Area, August Kranti Marg, New Delhi- 110016  

Eminent Dignitaries

  • Sanjeev Kumar Balyan, Hon’ble Minister of State Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying

  • Atul Chaturvedi, Secretary, Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries

  • G. Srinivasan*, Director National Insurance Academy& formerly Chairman-cum-Managing Director, The New India Assurance Co. Ltd.

  • R. S. Sodhi*, Managing Director, GCMMF Ltd. (Amul)

  • KanhaiyaLal Swami*, IAS, Managing Director, Rajasthan Cooperative Dairy Federation Limited (RCDF), Jaipur

  • Banna Ram Meena, Chairman, Saras Dairy, Alwar

  • Ballaswamy, General Manager,New India assurance Company Ltd.

  • D. K. Aggarwal*, President, PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry

  • Steward Doss, Faculty Member National Insurance Academy

  • Jitesh Khosla,Programme Director, Retd. IAS, Govt. of India

  • Dharmendra Kumar Sharma, Consultant Rural Insurance, Haryana State Government

  • Vinod Jain*, Chairman, BFSI Committee, PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry

  • S. K. Sethi, Founder & CEO, Insurance Foundation of India

Points to be covered in the Seminar:

  • Livestock Risk – Should Insurance be mode mandatory?

  • Quality of animals can be improved with investment through loans

  • Investment & improvement of Veterinary infrastructure is needed in a big way to support the farmers

  • Product innovation needed in Insurance

  • What can we learn from other countries?

  • Availability of Cheaper, sufficient loans is essential for growth of this part of our economy.

  • Who Should Attend the Seminar (Target Participants)?-This is a good opportunity of management/ officials:

  • Owners of Cattle, Poultry Farms, Sheep Farms Goat and Pig farms

  • Development Officers working at District/ Tehsil level

  • Officials working in Departments of the Ministry of Animal Husbandry at national and state level

  • Managers and employees of insurance and Reinsurance companies

  • Banks/ NBFC/ Micro Finance institutions providing credit for purchase of livestock

  • Technology Companies working on claim settlement of Insurance

  • Brokers

  • Consultants

  • Consultants

  • Students of Veterinary Colleges

  • Product/ Service providers connected with growth of this segment of our economy

Some Key Take Away for Various Stake Holders will be:

  • Understanding of the Needs of Farmers which will result in growth of dairy farming, fisheries, Poultry farming, bee keeping &silk worm production

  • Important Issues in Livestock Insurance

  • Availability of credit supported with Insurance can result in growth

  • Role of Technology in monitoring of Claims

For more details;                                                                                   

Mahender Soni

Mob. No. 7678689961

Insurance Foundation of India

Om Plaza (1st Floor), 430/7,

Sant Nagar, East of Kailash,

Email: vp@ifingo.org

Phone: - 011-46581577


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