Handbook of Rural Development and Disaster Management contains two sections and eleven chapters covering various aspects of rural development and disaster management. Chapters are carefully arranged to keep it interesting while navigating the book for various information. The entire book has been prepared in a simple and clear language so that the contents could be easily followed by the readers. The information in this book has been carefully sorted, analysed, classified, compiled and presented in most easy and logical manner for benefits of not only para-veterinary students but also for undergraduate veterinary students, extension teachers, extension workers, administrators and planners. This book could be very useful for the students preparing for competitive examinations like UPSC, Sate Public Service Commissions, Bank examinations, etc.