Sunday, January 17, 2021

DC Longleng bans sale/slaughter of cattle/goats

Dimapur, May 12: In connection with report of the death of animals such as Mithun, cattles, goats in some parts of the district and suspected to be an outbreak of Anthrax which is zoonotic and possess public health hazard the Deputy Commissioner Longleng, M. Shayung Phom has banned sale/slaughter of mithun, cattles, goat and import of the aforementioned animals in the district with immediate effect until further order.
Necessary action against defaulters would be initiated as per the prevention and control of infectious and contagious diseases in Animal Act 2009 and other relevant sections of law, he stated. (Page News Service)