How many cooperatives are there in India?
It is important to know that a cooperative is an autonomous association of persons who voluntarily cooperate for their mutual, social, economic, and cultural benefit. Keep in mind that in India there are 75,000 dairy cooperative societies, spread all over the country. Needless to say, approximately 10 million persons are part of these cooperatives. The main idea is that businesses are owned and managed by the people who use its services or by the persons who live in that area.