National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) said it would run West Assam Milk Producers’ Cooperative Union Ltd (WAMUL) for another five years, reports Assam Tribune.
The Assam government has extended NDDB’s management of WAMU. Earlier, the Assam government had urged the NDDB to manage WAMUL, which was ailing.
WAMUL procures an average daily quantity of 41,000 kg of milk from 13,916 dairy farmers. WAMUL has notched up a sales turnover of Rs 120 crore (31st March 2021).