Resolution of the 6th NVDC Meeting

Posted by Lokey Thapa on May/19/2014 5:37 AM   (0)Comments

6th National Veterinary Drug Committee Meeting was held on 25th April, 2014 at NCAH conference hall is attached for your kind perusal and record. For more information download from http://www.ncah.gov.bt/documents.php Read More

Anthrax outbreak in Mongar Dzongkhag

Posted by Lokey Thapa on May/15/2014 4:09 AM   (0)Comments

Anthrax outbreak was reported in Lelong village, Narang Geog under Mongar Dzongkhag on 9th May 2014. Out of 8 animals in the herd, 7 died making 87.5% mortality. Dzongkhag Administration, Mongar have carried out detailed investigation and was tentatively diagnosed as Anthrax based on the history, clinical signs & laboratory test. The samples were referred to Regional Laboratory Development Centre, Kanglung for further confirmation. Control measures are in place. Read More

Rabies outbreak in Sarpang Dzongkhag

Posted by Lokey Thapa on May/14/2014 6:51 AM   (0)Comments

Three separate cases of rabies were reported from Sarpang Dzongkhag during the reporting period. The cases reported were from Gelephu Geog on 1st May 2014, Umling Geog on 5th May and in Shompangkha Geog on 13th May. All the cases were reported in dogs. The Investigation team from Dzongkhag Administration, Sarpang and SVL Gelephu has carried out the detailed investigation. All the samples were positive to Rabies by Rapid Test done at Satellite Veterinary Laboratory, Gelephu. Control measures are in place. Read More

FMD outbreak in Tashi Yangtse Dzongkhag

Posted by Lokey Thapa on May/08/2014 4:57 AM   (0)Comments

Foot and Mouth Disease outbreak has occurred in Tshendeling Zampa village, Yallang Geog under Tashi Yangtse Dzongkhag on 28th April 2014. Out of 30 animals in one herd, 27 cattle were affected with 2 deaths of young calves. The disease investigation and samples collection was carried out by the investigation team from Dzongkhag Livestock Sector, Tashi Yangtse and RLDC, Kanglung. Samples will be soon referred to NCAH, Serbithang for further diagnosing. Preventive and control measures are in place. Read More

Infectious Bursal disease outbreak in Sarpang Dzongkhag

Posted by Lokey Thapa on May/01/2014 3:56 AM   (0)Comments

Infectious Bursal Disease (IBD) outbreak have occurred in three geogs of Sarpang Dzongkhags on 6th April 2014. The outbreaks occurred at the National Poultry Development Centre, Sarpang, 2 poultry farms at Shompangkha Geog and another four poultry farms at Samtenthang in Bhur Geog. Out of 10,000 birds 2,969 birds have died with a mortality rate of 30%. Theteam from NCAH, Serbithang, Dzongkhag Livestock Sector, Sarpang, NPDC & SVL Gelephu conducted detailed investigation and have diagnosed as Infectious Bursal disease based on clinical, postmortem, and laboratory diagnosis. Control measures are in place and the mortality is under control in all the affected farms... Read More