Suspected Strangles: Khoma, Lhuentse
A suspected outbreak of Strangles was reported from Denchung village of Khoma Gewog, Lhuentse Dzongkhag on 4 January 2021. As per the detailed investigation conducted on 9 January 2021 and the updates shared, a total of 4 horses in 3 households of the village were affected and 1 died due to the suspected infection. For prophylaxis, 21 at-risk horses were given symptomatic treatments. The Dzongkhag Livestock Sector has implemented all the necessary preventive and control measures.