Hemorrhagic Septicaemia: Chhoekhor and Tang, Bumthang
On 1 August 2021, an outbreak of Haemorrhagic Septicaemia (HS) in yak was reported from Gamshing, Chhoekhor Gewog, Bumthang Dzongkhag. As per the report shared by the disease outbreak investigation team, led by DVH, a total of 8 yaks have died of the infection. Another outbreak of HS was reported on 5 August from Tang Gewog, wherein a total of 5 cattle have died of the disease. All the necessary prevention and control measures have been implemented by the Dzongkhag Livestock Sector.