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North East

Mizoram: 25,000 pigs die of African Swine Fever in 5 months, causing Rs 121 cr loss

Aizawl, August 29: The African Swine Fever (ASF) has claimed the lives of over 25,000 pigs in five months since late March in Mizoram, causing a loss of more than Rs 121 crore, a senior official of the state animal husbandry and veterinary science department said on Sunday. Altogether 9,458 pigs have been culled so far to prevent the viral disease from spreading further."At least 239 villages or areas across 11 districts are currently affected by the ASF outbreak causing a monetary loss to the tune of Rs 121.49 crore,"...
Nagaland News

Deptt urges vaccination of pigs

DIMAPUR, JANUARY 21: The Directorate of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services has requested pig farmers in the State to get...
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