Suspected Anthrax: Nichula, Dagana

Suspected outbreak of Anthrax was reported from Chakramari village of Nichula Gewog, Dagana Dzongkhag, on 14th June 2020. As per the flash report shared, two cows succumbed to the infection after showing typical clinical signs and lesions suggestive of Anthrax: Bloating and sudden death with unclotted blood oozing from orifices. All control measures were implemented including prophylactic treatment of unaffected cattle in the herd.

  • Jun/15/2020 5:04 AM
Dr Palden Wangchuk