FMD outbreak in Tashi Yangtse Dzongkhag
Foot and Mouth Disease outbreak has occurred in Tshendeling Zampa village, Yallang Geog under Tashi Yangtse Dzongkhag on 28th April 2014. Out of 30 animals in one herd, 27 cattle were affected with 2 deaths of young calves. The disease investigation and samples collection was carried out by the investigation team from Dzongkhag Livestock Sector, Tashi Yangtse and RLDC, Kanglung. Samples will be soon referred to NCAH, Serbithang for further diagnosing. Preventive and control measures are in place.