Basic Tasar Silkworm Seed Organisation was recognized by the Central Silk Board in 1998 - 99 with the purpose to reinforce the tasar silk worm seed division by reviving 3 - tier seed multiplication method on methodical lines. The supply and production of Nucleus and Basic tasar silk worm seed by espousing quality parameters, instructing training to farmers, disease monitoring and broadening technical aid to state governments in matters interrelated to tasar seed production are the chief functions of Basic Tasar Silkworm Seed Organisation.
The headquarters of Basic Tasar Silkworm Seed Organisation is in Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh and there are twenty - three nested units viz. I number CTSSS at Kargi - Kota (Chattisgarh) & 22 numbers of Basic Seed Multiplication & Training Centres located in 9 tasar producing states.
Basic Tasar Silkworm Seed Organisation is located at Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh. The subsidiary units, Central Tasar Silkworm Seed Station, Kota and 22 numbers of Basic Seed Multiplication & Training Centres located in 9 tasar producing states are operating under technical and administrative control of this organization.