Due to change in weather and rain, the animals are facing a threat of diseases. The veterinary department has been put on alert. More than seven lakh animals in the district will be vaccinated free of cost to prevent diseases. Twenty teams have been set up for the purpose. The vaccine is expected to arrive in the district soon.
More than fifteen lakh animals are reared in the district. A lot of people are involved in animal husbandry. Due to the change in rainfall and weather, the risk of diseases on animals has started to rise. In turn, the scab disease engulfs the animals.
Every year, a lot of animals are suffering from this disease. It is an infectious disease, spread by coming in contact with each other. More than seven lakh animals in the district will be vaccinated free of cost by the Animal Husbandry Department to prevent the disease.
The vaccination campaign will begin from 15th of this month. Vaccination vaccine is expected to arrive in the district soon. Twenty teams are being set up for vaccination. Veterinary Officers, Livestock Dissemination Officers, Pharmacists, Class IV employees will be engaged in vaccination. A team of veterinary doctors will go to the village and village to vaccinate the animals free of cost.
Instructions have been received from Lucknow regarding vaccination. Teams have been formed. The vaccine is likely to arrive in the district soon. The vaccination campaign will begin from 15th of this month.