One day farmers’ awareness campaign on swine flu was held at district horticulture office Mokokchung on April 20 where 75 interested farmers from seven villages under Ongpangkong south block attended the programme.
The programme was chaired by Lily Tep, Convenor, ATMA Ongpangkong south.
Delivering keynote address, Dr. Meren, District Veterinary Officer, Mokokchung emphasized on the need for people’s participation in creating awareness to tackle the spread of Swine fever effectively.
The main resource person Dr. Longri from D.V.O office Mokokchung, gave an awareness PowerPoint presentation on the nature of swine flu, its causes, symptoms and remedial measures.
Other technical experts who participated in the interactive session included Dr. Rongsen from KVK, Mokokchung. The programme was organized by ATMA Mokokchung, Ongpangkong south block.