The Government of
Andhra Pradesh accorded approval for the following proposals at its Cabinet
meeting held on 17-12-2007:
establish a Center for Advanced Research on Livestock to be named as Indira
Gandhi Centre for Advanced Research on Livestock (IGCARL) located at Pulivendula,
in Kadapa District attached to Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University, Tirupathi
as an autonomous institution.
(2) To develop
IGCARL as World Class Institute under Public-Private-Participation i.e., PPP
mode in the Special Economic Zone in the proposed area of about 644 acres.
construct the institutional buildings etc., with Government funds while
simultaneously processing for selection of suitable developer to run the
institute under PPP.
(4) To accord
approval for tentative budget of Rs. 386, 24, 00, 000/-(rupees three hundred
eighty six crores and twenty four lakhs only) under PLAN and to accord administrative sanction to incur an expenditure of Rs. 31.67 crores (Rupees
thirty one crores sixty seven lakhs only) from the CM’s Package for the year
The Government issued orders in GO Ms No. 4 of AH, DD & F Dept. dated 24-1-2008
on establishment of IGCARL incorporating the above decisions.