Chandel, 12th September, 2019: In line with the launching programme of National Animal Disease Control Programme (NADCP), National Artificial Insemination Programme (NAIP) and Swachhta Hi Sewa by PM Narendra Modi at Mathura, Uttar Pradesh to eliminate Foot and Mouth Disease of domesticated animals, Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Chandel also launched the same programme held at the Conference Hall of KVK Chandel, Monsang Pantha village in Chandel District today.
The launching programme was attended by ADC Chandel member Sh Manglem Monsang as chief guest; Joint Director Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Chandel Dr Kh Surchandra Singh as guest of honour and Senior Scientist and Head KVK Chandel Dr Deepak Singh as functional president.
As a part of the programme, ACTO – Animal Science KVK Chandel Dr Asem Ameeta Devi delivered the keynote speech regarding the programme and live telecast of the launching of NADCP and NAIP by the Prime Minister were shown to the farmers.
Later, a vaccination drive of domesticated animal were conducted and led by Dr. A. Ameeta Devi and Dr. Samery Anal, District Veterinary Officer in the KVK premise.
ACTO – Agronomy KVK Chandel KL Levish Chongloi, ACTO – Plant Breeding Leenda Monsang, Technical Officer (Computer) D Doungel, Technical Officer (Farm) Kamei Super, Personal Assistant Ramesh Monsang among others were also present in the programme.