SHD organises awareness camp at Jandrota

SHD organises awareness camp at Jandrota

KATHUA, JULY 10:- An Awareness camp under NLM (National Livestock Mission) was organised today by Sheep Husbandry Department here at Jandrota of Tehsil Basohli.

A large number of Sheep/Goat Breeders participated in the camp held under the chairmanship of Additional Deputy Commissioner, Tilak Raj.

The Sub Divisional officers of allied department like Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Forest Department were also present on this occasion.

Distt Sheep Husbandry officer, Dr. Ajay Sudan appraised breeders about latest drugs, role of Vaccination and Dosing in Sheep/Goat sector and laid stress on adopting latest scientific measures for up gradation of live stock.

Free medicines, general drugs and Poly propylene sheaths (Tarpals) were also distributed among sheep breeders in the camp.

Meanwhile, Additional Deputy Commissioner listened to the problems of the breeders and sensitized them about importance of scientific livestock rearing. He highlighted the role of Animal/Sheep husbandry and Agriculture in the development of rural economy.

Representative of allied departments including Range officer Basohli, SDAO Agriculture and VAS Animals also gave a brief of their departmental schemes to the public.