Suspected PPR: Bjagchho, Chhukha

Suspected outbreak of Peste des petits ruminants in goats was reported in Wangchhu (Dog pound area) of Bjabchho Gewog, Chhukha Dzongkhag. As per the flash report shared, the index case was recorded on 12th September, and as of 15th September, a total of 6 goats were affected and 3 died. In line with the National PPR Prevention, Control, and Eradication Plan 2020, all necessary prevention and control measures have been implemented by the Dzongkhag Livestock Sector, Chhukha, and the Regional Livestock Development Centre (RLDC), Tsimasham.

  • Sep/16/2020 9:47 AM
Dr Palden Wangchuk