INTRODUCTION: - Tripura Horticulture Corporation Limited was established in the year 1987 under Companies Act, 1956 having its separate entity. It is a Government of Tripura Undertaking. Its main object was to create plantation over a land of 1000 hectors with the share capital provided by the Government. Subsequently the Corporation diversified it activities in the field of business of different agro based product like seeds, PPC,Planting materials, Manure, power Tillers, Reaper, thrasher, Pump-set and spare parts though it is a business concern its main motto is to render public service through the supply of quality and genuine Agri-inputs to the farmer of Tripura and to generate employment opportunist to the people of Tripura following the guide lines and policies framed by the Memorandum of Articles of THCL.
NAME: - Tripura Horticulture Corporation Limited.
ADDRESS: - R.C.D.F Complex, Post Office: - A.D. Nagar, Agartala, Tripura (West), India. PIN 799003
YEAR OF INCEPTION:- 1987 under Companies Act.1956
REGISTERED HEAD OFFICE:- R.C.D.F Complex, Arundhutinagar, Agartala
STAFF PATTERN: - At the top is the post of Managing Director and then 2(two) Divisional Manager, 1(one) Finance Officer, 1(one) Accountant, 8(eight) LDC, 6(six) Orchard Assistant, 6(six) Orchard Helper, 5(five) Peon and 55(fifty-five) Orchard Worker.
AREA OF ACTIVITIES: - Entire State of Tripura.
NATURE OF ACTIVITIES: - Agri, Horti and allied.
1. Creation of Plantation.
2. Nursery Programe.
3. Supply of Agri Implement and machineries to the farmers of reputed companies.
4. Supply of quality seed, Plant Protection Chemical, Fertilizer to the farmers of Tripura at a reasonable price.
The Corporation is controlled by the Policy of State Government. There is a body of Board of Directors nominated by the Government for its management. The Board of Directors headed by the Chairman takes policies and decision to run theCorporation.
Managing Director is the Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation. He is given certain Powers by the Board of Directors to execute the Financial, Administrative and Establishment matters. Under the control of Managing Director there are other supervising officers and staff through
which the policies and decision taken by Board of Directors are implemented.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS: - 1) Sri Lalit Deb Barma, Chairman 2) Sri Kanu Ghosh, Director 3) Md. Samsul Haque 4) Sri K.V. Satyanarayana, IAS,Additional Chief Secretary, Government of Tripura. Director 5) Dr. Abdul Haque, Director of Agriculture. Director 6) Dr. Debaprasad Sarker, Director, Horticulture & Soil Conservation, 7)Sri R.P. Mallik, MD, THCL, Director
I) Authorized share capital - Rs. 5 cores
II) Paid Up Share Capital- Rs.2.0837 Cores (208370 Nos. of Share @ Rs.100/- each)
SHARE HOLDING POSITION:- 100% Shares are held by the Governor of Tripura.
PLANTATION: - 17 Nos. of cashew plantation were created at the initial stage of the Corporation. These are now on fruit bearing stage.
NURSERY PROGRAMEE: - Amrapalli Mango, grafting program is taken over in the Sri Rampur and South Krishnapur Orchard under Belonia Sub-Division, South Tripura. Besides Nursery Program on papaya seedling and other has been undertaken.