Suspected goat pox: Darla, Chhukha
A suspected outbreak of goat pox was reported from lower Yagang village of Darla gewog, Chhukha dzongkhag on 8 May 2021. As per the flash report, the outbreak has affected a total of 31 goats of 3 different households, and 10 died of the infection. For confirmation of the disease, samples will soon be referred to the National Veterinary Laboratory, NCAH, Serbithang. All the prevention and control measures have been implemented.