Animal husbandry deptt. organises state degree seminar on animal illness management
KAPURTHALA: In a big step to help the states in controlling animal ailments beneath the Help to States for Management of Animal Illnesses (ASCAD) scheme to extend the share of animal husbandry in Punjab GDP, a state-level seminar has been organised by the animal husbandry division at PTU, wherein greater than 250 delegates participated from 11 districts.
Deputy Commissioner Vishesh Sarangal inaugurated the seminar which was based mostly on new rising zoonotic ailments, new rising livestock ailments, Dietary administration of livestock throughout ailments and vaccination perspective of recent rising ailments.
On this event, Deputy Commissioner phrases the seminar a significant step in the direction of consciousness amongst individuals in regards to the ailments of animals, particularly milk-producing animals and pets. He mentioned that it could be proved to be a boon for the state.
Urging the veterinary professionals to achieve out to the villages for care and administration of stay shares, the Deputy Commissioner mentioned that these seminars could be useful to faucet the potential of animal husbandry, poultry and so forth to extend the share of animal husbandry within the state GDP from 13 to twenty%.
Mentioning the significance of animals in day by day life, Dr. Rampal Mittal Director animal Husbandary mentioned that care and administration of livestock throughout any illness outbreak was a significant problem not solely to save lots of affected animals but in addition to guard unaffected animals, their vaccination and supplementation of dietary parts to spice up up their immune system.
He urged to go for sensible approaches for higher livestock feeding and administration at fashionable dairy farms to make sure increased profitability. He mentioned that consciousness camps needs to be organised in villages for farmers to allow them to manage the ailments at early stage.
Earlier, Dr. GS Bedi, Deputy Director welcomed the Deputy commissioner, SDM Lal Bishwash Bains and delegates who participated within the seminar.
Outstanding amongst current within the seminar included Dr. Jagsir singh joint director , Dr. Ranvir sharma Deputy director. Dr Harmaninder singh. Dr.Haroor Rattan.