Regional Directorate, Lucknow

Name of Regional Directorate: Lucknow
Jurisdiction: Uttar Pradesh
Address of Regional Directorate:Sahkarita Bhawan, 14 Dr. Ambedkar Marg, Lucknow-226001
Name of Regional Director: Shri Sudhanshu Sharma
Contact details:Phone: 0522-2613093, Fax: 0522-423152 E-mail:

Google Map link (Route map of Directorate):

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Cooperatives in Uttar Pradesh

S. No. Type of cooperative Number
A Agriculture Credit Cooperatives(PACS)/FSS/ LAMPS) 7479
B Agriculture Non Credit Coops.(PAMS/Block Unions) 4001
C Non-Agriculture Credit Cooperatives 2873
D Non-Agriculture Non Credit Cooperatives 694
E Dairy Cooperatives 6151
F Fishery Cooperatives 1099
G Horticulture Cooperatives 913
H Sugarcane Cooperatives 169
I Primary Handloom/Industrial Cooperatives 2343
A Credit Cooperatives (DCCBS) 50
B Non Credit Cooperatives (KVS) 57
D District Cooperative Milk Union 43
E District Fishery Federation 12


  • Pradeshik Cooperative Federation Ltd. (PCF)
  • Pradeshik Cooperative Union Ltd. (PCU)
  • U.P. Horticulture Cooperative & Marketing Federation Ltd. (HOFED)
  • U.P. Cooperative Sericulture Federation Ltd.
  • Pradeshik Cooperative Dairy Federation Ltd.
  • U.P. Cooperative Jute & Agriculture Development Federation Ltd.
  • U.P. Cooperative Fisheries Federation Ltd.
  • U.P. Cooperative Bank Ltd.
  • U.P. State Construction and Labour Development Cooperative Federation Ltd.
  • U.P. Cooperative Potato Federation Farrukhabad
  • U.P. Land Development Bank
  • U.P. State Construction Cooperative Federation (PACFED)
  • U.P. State Consumer Cooperative Federation Ltd.,
  • U.P. Cooperative Khadi Gramudyogic Vastu Apoorti Evam Vipnan Sangh Ltd.

Implementation of NCDC Programmes:

Financial support by NCDC:

Up to 31.03.2020, NCDC has provided total disbursement of Rs.5986.46 crore benefitting various cooperative projects/units as follows:

S. No. Scheme/Activity Cumulative Disbursement as on 31-03-2020 (Rs. in crore)
1 Marketing & Inputs 3086.68
2 Sugar 1394.53
3 Textile 44.39
4 Processing 2.95
5 Weaker Sections 10.311
6 Consumer 22.230
7 Storage 162.61
8 Integrated Cooperative Development Project (ICDP) 320.02
9 Promotional Schemes 107.34
10 Service & Agri. Credit 835.40
  Grand Total 5986.46

Sector wise cumulative disbursements & Cumulative disbursement as on 31-03-2020 (Rs in crore)

Achievements during last 5 years (Up to 31.03.2020)


Assistance(Rs. in crore)

Number Amount
2015-16 27 168.99 65.41
2016-17 33 406.94 73.13
2017-18 08 2059.00 1840.25
2018-19 10 1325.40 859.2494
2019-20 46 (Including 14 DPR) 1256.4619 673.0956

Highlights of the programmes assisted and other relevant achievements/ issues during the last 5 years (2015-16 to 2019-2020):

  • Provided assistance
  • under Price Support Scheme for Wheat and Paddy Procurement to PCF and PCU.
  • for Zero Liquid Discharge to Six Sugar Factories under Government Guarantee.
  • assisted DCBs for CBS and for purchase of ATM Mobile Van.
  • Successfully conducted Northern Regional workshop for Strengthening Women Cooperatives at Varanasi and organized RKVY training programmes in the State.
  • Due to concerted efforts made by this Directorate, the Primary Handloom Cooperative Societies put stall in Krishi Mela at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
  • Number of cooperatives from Uttar Pradesh attended India International Cooperative Trade Fare held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from 11-13th October 2019
  • Cooperative officials of Etah & Mathura participated in Consumer Workshop held at NCDC, New Delhi in December 2019.
  • Rajbhasa Kriyavan Samiti awarded 2nd prize to RO, NCDC, Lucknow for implementation of Official LanguaGE

New Initiatives in the Region during Year F.Y. 2020-21:

  • Disbursement of working capital loan for procurement of Wheat and Paddy under Minimum Price Support Scheme.
  • Out of 75 districts in U.P., 47 districts are covered under ICDP. NCDC has sanctioned 2nd phase of ICDP in aspirational district Sonebhadra. 23 districts are under pipeline.
  • Government of U.P. has expressed willingness to start closed sugar mills in the State. This Directorate is vigilant to provide financial assistance to these sugar mills, in case government finalizes its decision of operating the Sugar mills.
  • Exploring possibility of providing financial assistance to fisheries cooperatives.
  • Exploring possibilities for MBU/CSC in cooperatives.
  • PACS having potential are persuaded to establish Agro Processing Units
  • Cooperatives participated in IICTF and explored business for their produce is advised to approach NCDC for financial assistance, if any, required for the purpose.
  • Emphasis is being laid upon the PACS to explore new business avenues in their area of operation.

Initiatives for development of Aspirational Districts (identified by NITI Aayog) through Cooperatives:

There are 8 districts identified by NITI Ayog under Aspirational District in Uttar Pradesh viz. Shravasti, Bahraich, Balrampur, Siddharthnagar, Fatehpur, Chandauli, Chitrakoot and Sonebhadra. The following activities performed in the Aspirational districts:-

Name of the Aspirational District Details of ongoing Projects Name of the Beneficiary/Society Sanction Release
Loan Sub Total Loan Sub Total
Bahraich Computerisation DCB, Bahraich 153.18 47.13 200.31 153.18 3.44 156.62
Fatehpur Computerisation DCB, Faterhpur 141.97 43.68 185.65 85.78 1.73 87.51
Siddharth-nagar Computerisation DCB, Sidharthnagar 85.77 26.39 112.16 64.33 0.09 64.42
Sonbhadra Construction of 3 new godowns and Repair/Renovation of 3 PACS godowns Devgarh SSS 2.15 0.66 2.81 -- -- --
Kekrahi SSS 7.15 2.20 9.35 3.58 0.00 3.58
Bakuli SSS 2.22 0.68 2.90 -- -- --
Musha SSS 5.38 1.66 7.04 -- -- --
Sirsai SSS 5.38 1.66 7.04 2.69 0.00 2.69
Obradhi SSS 2.98 0.92 3.89 -- -- --
Sonebhadra ICDP   1994.44 513.48 2507.915      
Total 2400.62 638.46 3039.065 610.82 48.56 659.38


*Shravasti-5 Branches of DCB, Bahraich located in the district of Shravasti have been covered under computerisation in DCB, Bahraich.

NCDC Regional Awards for year 2018-19:

PACS Excellence:-Pinna Kisan Sewa Sahkari Samiti Ltd., Pinna Block–Purkazi, Post Vaghra, District Muzaffarnagar (U.P.)
Merit:-Lakpedaganj Kisan Sewa Sahkari Samiti Ltd., Block-Nakha, District Lakhimpur Kheri (U.P.)

Development Opportunities in the State through Cooperatives:

  • NCDC Regional Office succeeded in providing working capital loan under Price Support Scheme of Government of U.P.
  • Making efforts for generation of proposal from service cooperatives (Tourism) in Lakhimpur District
  • Provided working capital loan to U.P. Rural and Land Development Bank.

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