This is the Official website of Department of Agriculture & Cooperation,
Ministry Of Agriculture, Government of India, designed, developed and hosted by
National Informatics Centre (NIC).
The site has been developed to provide information to the general public. An
attempt has been made through this site to provide reliable, comprehensive,
accurate information about Department of Information Technology and its various
Groups/Organizations. Hyperlinks at various places have been provided to other
Indian Government Portals/Websites.
The content in this site is the result of a collaborative effort of various
Groups and Divisions of the Department. It is our endeavour to continue the
enhancement and enrichment of this site in terms of content coverage, design and
technology on a regular basis.
We have put in our best efforts to ensure that all information on this portal is
accessible to people with disabilities. For example, a user with visual
disability can access this portal using assistive technologies, such as screen
readers and screen magnifiers. We also aim to be standards compliant and follow
principles of usability and universal design, which should help all visitors of
This portal is designed using XHTML 1.0 Transitional to meet Guidelines for
Indian Government Websites and also adheres to level A of the Web Content
Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 laid down by the World Wide Web Consortium
(W3C). Part of the information in the portal is also made available through
links to external Websites. External Websites are maintained by the respective
departments who are responsible for making these sites accessible.
DAC is working towards making its portal accessible for persons with
disabilities, however currently Portable Document Format (PDF) files are not
accessible. In addition, information provided in Hindi language is also not
If you have any problem or suggestion regarding the accessibility of this
portal, please write to Us to enable us to respond in a
helpful manner. Do let us know the nature of the problem along with your contact
Content Contribution, Moderation & Approval
Policy (CMAP) (50.9 KB)
Content Review Policy (CRP) (44 KB)
Content Archival Policy
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proper permission by sending a mail to us. However, the material has to be
reproduced accurately and not to be used in a derogatory manner or in a
misleading context. Wherever the material is being published or issued to
others, the source must be prominently acknowledged. However, the permission to
reproduce this material shall not extend to any material which is identified as
being copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must
be obtained from the departments/copyright holders concerned.
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At many places in this website, you shall find links to other websites/portals.
The links have been placed for your convenience. DAC is not responsible for the
contents and reliability of the linked websites and does not necessarily endorse
the views expressed in them. Mere presence of the link or its listing on this
Portal should not be assumed as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee
that these links will work all the time and we have no control over availability
of linked pages.
Links to DAC-Website by other
We do not object to you linking directly to the information that is hosted on
this site and no prior permission is required for the same. However, we would
like you to inform us about any links provided to this Portal so that you can be
informed of any changes or updations therein. Also, we do not permit our pages
to be loaded into frames on your site. The pages belonging to this site must
load into a newly opened browser window of the User.
For more details and banners to link to our Portal visit our Link to Us Section.
Thank You, Webmaster
Email: webmaster AT dac.gov.in
DAC-Website does not automatically capture any specific personal information
from you, (like name, phone number or e-mail address), that allows us to
identify you individually.
If the DAC-Website requests you to provide personal information, you will be
informed for the particular purposes for which the information is gathered and
adequate security measures will be taken to protect your personal information.
We do not sell or share any personally identifiable information volunteered on
the DAC-Website to any third party (public/private). Any information provided to
this website will be protected from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or
disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
We gather certain information about the User, such as Internet protocol (IP)
addresses, domain name, browser type, operating system, the date and time of the
visit and the pages visited. We make no attempt to link these addresses with the
identity of individuals visiting our site unless an attempt to damage the site
has been detected.