Department of Sericulture Government of Manipur


About us :

The Department of Sericulture, Manipur has been functioning under the dynamic leadership of Shri Govindas Konthoujam as Hon’ble Minister of Sericulture ; Shri L. Lakher , IAS as the Principal Secretary (Sericulture) to the Government of Manipur as the Administrative Secretary cum Project Director, Manipur Sericulture Project (MSP) and Shri B. John Thangtinkhuma as the Director of Sericulture, Manipur as the Executive Head.

Due to its congenial climatic condition available in the State we are producing all the four types of silk Viz; Mulberry, Eri, Muga and Oak Tasar

Today, sericulture Industry plays a vital role in the upliftment of rural economy and also generates maximum employment in a year. With the implementation of various schemes, sericulture Industry has been extended to all the nook and corner of the State.