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Livestock health and Vaterinary Services

Presently Animal Resources Development Dept. caters to the needs and responsibilities of livestock healthcare to optimize the productivity of livestock wealth in the state for optimum productivity. For effective preventive and curative measures a network has been created. The detailed activities being maintained are as here under:

Prevalent livestock diseases:

Animal:

  1. Foot and Mouth
  2. Black Quarter
  3. Haemorrhagic Septicaemia
  4. Swine Fever
  5. Parasitic infestation
  6. Mastitis

Poultry and Ducks:

  1. Ranikhet Disease
  2. Infectious Bursal Disease
  3. Coccidiosis
  4. Duck Cholera

Emerging and Re-emerging Diseases:

  1. Peste des petit Ruminant (PPR)
  2. Avian Influenza ( Bird Flu)

Mandate Of The Dept.

  1. Prevention and control of major livestock diseases through immunization.
  2. Curative measures through wide network of dept. institution and skilled manpower.
  3. Advisory services for animal health related matter.
  4. Disease diagnosis and disease investigation.
  5. Animal disease surveillance and monitoring.
  6. Training and skill up gradation.
  7. Health care and management of farm resources.

Implementation of centrally sponsored scheme/project:

  1. Assistant to State Control of Animal Diseases (ASCAD).
  2. All India Coordinated Research Project on FMD.
  3. National Project on Rinderpest Eradication(NPRE).

Current mandate:

  1. Preparedness, control and containment of Avian Influenza.
  2. Sero- monitoring of Peste des petit Ruminant.
Sl NO Name of the Institute West South North Dhalai Total
1 Vety. Hospital 05 04 03 03 15
2 Vety. Dispensary 23 18 11 06 58
3 Vety. sub centre 206 106 76 38 426
4 Vety. Medical store 01 01 01 01 04
5 Disease Investigation Laboratory 01 01 01 01 04