Monday, October 3, 2022

BAN on slaughter, sale of pigs in Mon

In view of the outbreak of African Swine Flu (ASF) in Longleng district and neighbouring districts of Assam, the deputy commissioner (DC) Mon, Thavaseelan K, has ordered ban on sale and slaughter of pigs and import of pigs from outside the district till further directives.
The order also comes a day after Longleng district reported the outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) at Tangha village. The district authorities have also imposed ban on slaughtering and sale of pigs in both infected and surveillance zone.