A technology injection programe was conducted at Thupuvisu village of Phek district on September 21-22 for making the Mithun owners aware of foot and mouth disease (FMD) vaccination as a part of the outreach progarmme of this Institute under the able guidance of Director, Dr. Chandan Rajkhowa.
A health camp was organized on this occasion for veterinary check-up of Mithuns by the Animal Health Section of this Institute, Dr. Jayanta Chamuah, Dr. Naresh Prasad, Dr. Prakash Ranjan Dutta, Dr. Larko and other staff of this Institute.
More than 100 farmers and Mithun rearers participated in this programme bringing their Mithuns from the adjoining villages and a total of 100 Mithuns and other livestock animals were given FMD vaccination.
De-worming and other related veterinary care was also taken during this programme and mineral mixture for Mithuns were distributed to the Mithun rearers.
This programme of the institute was a great success providing quality veterinary health care for the Mithuns and other livestock animals in remote corner of Nagaland.