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Peren bans pig import

Dimapur, May 25: In view of unusual mortality of pigs due to suspected African Swine Fever being reported in Kiphire, Mon and Phek districts and in the interest of the public health and safety, DC Peren, Sentiwapang Aier has informed that importing of pigs for meat and piglets for breeding purposes from outside Peren District has been banned until further notice.
Violation of the order shall invite legal actions as per the relevant sections of the law, the DC warned. (Page News Service)