SOUTH INDIAN FEDERATION OF FISHERMEN SOCIETIES ( SIFFS )

Nagapattanam District Fishermen Sangams Federation (NDFSF)

NDFSF is an apex federation of 25 village level fishermen societies, having over 1678 small-scale fishermen families in 20 coastal villages of Nagapattinam District. (The new name of the district is Mayiladuthurai). It was established in 2010 with the main objective of eliminating the domination of middle men in fish markets. SIFFS has played a vital role in the formation this federation.