Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Longleng bans import of pigs

Dimapur, July 8: In view of the outbreak of ‘African Swine fever’ in the neighbouring states, DC Longleng has banned imports of pigs to Longleng district from outside the states with immediate effect.
The DC warned that defaulters shall be liable for punishment under section 188 of the Indian Penal Code and also under relevant sections of the Prevention and Control of Infectious and Contagious Diseases in Animals Act 2009. (Page News Service)