Lower than 50 LSD instances in week in Muktsar dist
Muktsar, September 19
With lower than 50 recent instances of lumpy pores and skin illness (LSD) reported from the district prior to now one week, the Animal Husbandry Division has claimed that the scenario is now underneath management. Division officers stated the mortality fee had additionally come down with not even a single dying reported right now.
The virus appears to have unfold to faraway districts reminiscent of Mohali and Pathankot. Animal Husbandry official
In keeping with a senior officer of the division, 7,140 instances of LSD have been reported from the district thus far, of which 1,195 head of cattle have died. Additional, 5,945 head of cattle have been cured and 37,518 wholesome cattle have been vaccinated.
He stated, “LSD instances had been earlier reported from the south western a part of the state reminiscent of Fazilka, Muktsar and Ferozepur districts, however with the passage of time, the variety of recent instances has come down right here. The virus appears to have unfold to faraway districts reminiscent of Mohali and Pathankot.”
Dr Gurdas Singh, Deputy Director, Muktsar Animal Husbandry Division, stated, “We’ve got purchased medicines price Rs 6 lakh and distributed these amongst cattle homeowners. The recent instances at the moment are negligible. We’ve got appealed to the cattle homeowners to remain vigilant and observe the advisory issued by the division.”