1) Forests provide employment to a large number of people.
2) Forests and various forest activities help tribal to improve their socio-economic condition through collection, processing and marketing of various forest products and by providing gainful employment.
3) Forests help to earn a good sum of revenue to the government which is used for various developmental works. During every year forests gives revenue worth of about more than Rs. 20,000 million.
4) Development of ponds / conservatories for fisheries.