Minutes of the meeting on Status of Veterinary Medicines Procurement, Distribution, Issues & Way forward
A meeting was held in the presence of Hon’ble Lyonpo to discuss on the issues pertaining to the status of veterinary medicines procurement, distribution, and monitoring. The Director, Department of Livestock welcomed Hon’ble Lyonpo to the meeting and thanked Lyonpo for his concerns on the current issue of veterinary drug shortages in the country.
A presentation on the current status of centralized procurement system was presented by Dr Kinzang Dukpa, PD, NCAH Serbithang wherein details of the current system of EVDP management was discussed. Dr Dahal made a presentation on the findings of the EVDP review task force including recommendations to further strengthen the current system. After detail discussion and deliberations, the following recommendations were made by the house to further strengthen the existing system of EVDP management.