FMD: Lamgong, Paro

An outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in pigs has been reported from Ngoba village, Lamgong gewog, Paro dzongkhag on 4 May 2021. As per the flash report, the outbreak has started on 2 May and a total of 6 young pigs were affected and one died of the infection, confirmed as FMD by PCR at NVL, Serbithang on 4 May 2021. In line with the National FMD Prevention and Control Plan 2020, all the necessary prevention and control measures have been implemented by the Dzongkhag Livestock Sector, Paro.

  • May/04/2021 6:16 PM
Dr Palden Wangchuk