The Sericulture Departmentin Mizoram is separated from Industries Department in the year 1985 with joint Director of Sericulture as Head of the Department having its own building at Chaltlang Aizawl. The Department has full-fledgedDirector since 2007, assisted by Joint Director-2 nos, Deputy Director 2 Nos, Finance and AccountOfficer- 1 no. Office Superintendent - 1no. at the Directorete level.
The current Gazetted officers Staff strength of the Department as on March is as under:-

  • Director-1no.
  • Joint Director/Principal-2 nos.
  • Deputy Director-2 nos.
  • District Sericulture Officer-8 nos.
  • Sericulture Promotion Officer-10 nos.
  • Sericulture Extension Officer20 nos.

Total43 Nos

At Present the Department has eight(8) working District at – Aizawl, Lunglei, Saiha, Champhai, Serchhip, Kolasib, LawngtlaI Mamit, and each District is headed by District Sericulture Officer.

District wise Staff position as on March 2018 is as under:-

  • Aizawl District:
  • Lunglei District:
  • Champhai District :
  • Kolasib District :
  • Mamit District :
  • Serchhip District :
  • Lawngtlai District :
  • Saiha District :
  • District Sericulture Officer-1.no.
  • Sericulture Promotion Officer-1.no.
  • Sericulture Extension Officer-2.nos
  • Sericulture Inspector-4.nos
  • Sericulture Demonstrator-14.nos
  • Rearer-5 nos.
  • Head Assistance-1 no
  • U.D.C-1 no
  • L.D.C-3 nos
  • Group D-3 nos.

No. of Technical staff – 27

No of non Technical Staff-9

Total no of Sericulture Village-45

Total no. of Farmers Registered-1958

At Present, there are 11(eleven) Circles- Aibawk, falkawn, Saitual, phullen, Suangpuilawn, Darlawn, Seling, Thingsul, Zemabawk, Durtlang, Aizawl.

There are three(3) cocoon purchasing centre in Aizawl District Viz, Cocoon purchasing Saitual, Cocoon Parchasing Ngaizel and Reeling Factory Zemabawk.

  • District Sericulture Officer-1.no
  • Sericulture Promotion Officer-1.no.
  • Sericulture Extension Officer-2.nos
  • Sericulture Inspector-2.nos
  • Sericulture Demonstrator-11.nos
  • Rearer-1 nos.
  • Head Assistance-1 no
  • U.D.C-1 no
  • IV Grade-4 nos.

No. of Technical staff – 17

No of non Technical Staff-6

Total no of Sericulture Village-69

Total no. of Farmers registered-1035

At Present, there are 6(six) Circles in Lunglei District – Lungsen, Circle, Lunglei ‘S’ Circle, Lunglei ‘N’ Circle, Zobawk, Hnahthial ‘S’, Hnahthial ‘N’circle.

There are two(20 Cocoon Parchasing centres namely – Cocoon Parchasing centre, Lunglei, Cocoon Parchasing Centre Hnahthial.

  • District Sericulture Officer-1.no
  • Sericulture Promotion Officer-1.no.
  • Sericulture Extension Officer-2.nos
  • Sericulture Inspector-1.nos
  • Sericulture Demonstrator-3.nos
  • Rearer-4 nos.
  • Head Assistance-1 no
  • U.D.C-1 no
  • L.D.C-1 no
  • IV Grade-3 nos.

No. of Technical staff – 11

No of non Technical Staff-5

Total no of Sericulture Village-34

Total no. of Farmers registered-849

Cocoon Parchasing centre -2nos. – Champhai and Khawzawl

There are 4(four) circles Namely – Champhai North, Champhai South, Khawzawl North and Khawzawl South.

  • District Sericulture Officer-1.no
  • Sericulture Promotion Officer-1.no.
  • Sericulture Extension Officer-3.nos
  • Sericulture Inspector-4.nos
  • Sericulture Demonstrator-7.nos
  • Rearer-5 nos.
  • U.D.C-1 no
  • IV Grade-2 nos.

No. of Technical staff – 21

No of non Technical Staff-3

Total no of Sericulture Village-14

Total no. of Farmers registered-586

Cocoon Parchasing centre -1no.

There are three(3) Circle namely -Bilkhawthlir, Kawnpui, Lungdai and Kolasib circles.

  • District Sericulture Officer-1.no
  • Sericulture Promotion Officer-1.no.
  • Sericulture Inspector-1.nos
  • Sericulture Demonstrator-3.nos
  • Rearer-1 nos.
  • U.D.C-1 no
  • L.D.C-1no.
  • IV Grade-3 nos.

No. of Technical staff – 8

No of non Technical Staff-4

Total no of Sericulture Village-13

Total no. of Farmers registered-452

Cocoon Parchasing centre -1no.@ Mamit

There are 3(three) Circles namely- Mamit, Kanghmun and Darlung Circles.

  • District Sericulture Officer-1.no
  • Sericulture Extension Officer-1.nos
  • Sericulture Inspector-1.nos
  • Sericulture Demonstrator-9.nos
  • Rearer-1 nos.
  • Head Assistance-1 no
  • U.D.C-1 no
  • L.D.C-1no
  • IV Grade-2 nos.
  • District Sericulture Officer-1.no
  • Sericulture Demonstrator-3.nos
  • IV Grade-1 nos.

No. of Technical staff – 13

No of non Technical Staff-4

Total no of Sericulture Village-11

Total no. of Farmers registered-377

Cocoon Parchasing centre -1no.

There are 5(Five) Circles namely- Srchhip, Baktawng, K_ilung, Thenzawl and Chhiahtlang Circles.

No. of Technical staff – 4

No of non Technical Staff-1

Total no of Sericulture Village-11

Total no. of Farmers registered-127

Cocoon Parchasing centre -1no.

There are two circle namely – Lawngtlai South and Lawngtlai North Circle.

  • District Sericulture Officer-1.no
  • Sericulture Inspector-1no.
  • Sericulture Demonstrator-2.nos
  • L.D.C-1 nos.

No. of Technical staff – 4

No of non Technical Staff-1

Total no of Sericulture Village-2

Total no. of Farmers registered-95

Cocoon Parchasing centre -1no.