Suspected Goat pox: Phuentshogling, Chhukha

A suspected outbreak of goat pox in goats was reported from Kungkha and Dophulakha villages of Phuentshogling gewog, Chhukha dzongkhag on 10 March 2021. As per the report shared following preliminary examination of the outbreak by a team comprising of technical officials from RLDC, Tsimasham and DLS, Chhukha, a total of 3 households in two villages were affected, where 36 goats were infected and 19 have succumbed to the infection. All the necessary control measures have been implemented, and required samples were referred to the NCAH, Serbithang for confirmation of the disease.

  • Mar/11/2021 7:00 PM
Dr Palden Wangchuk