Kathua, May 19
A mega veterinary clinical camp was organised today by KVK Kathua in collaboration with Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, SKUAST-Jammu at village Sunjwain, tehsil Marheen of district Kathua.
The camp was inaugurated by Professor R.K. Arora, Associate Director Extension and Incharge KVKs, SKUAST -J. Dr. Amrish Vaid, Senior Scientist and Head of KVK Kathua welcomed the Prof. Arora and veterinary scientists from SKUAST-Jammu and farmers of the village in the camp. Dilawar Singh and other local representatives also participated in the camp along with 150 farmers/farm women of the village. Keeping in view the demand of localities and number of queries received by KVK regarding animal health problems, the camp was organised in the village. The camp was also organised keeping in view the importance of vaccination and adoption of proper management practices of livestock in this season. A team of experts from Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, R.S. Pura includes Dr. S.R. Upadhyay, Veterinary Medicine, Dr Sudhir Kumar, Veterinary Gynaecologist, Dr. D.K. Dwivedi, Veterinary Surgeon and also the Post Graduate veterinary students. To start with, the experts sensitised the livestock keepers about the various aspects of animal health, production and management.