Bovine show draws encouraging response

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL
Port Blair
29 Mar 2017

To promote good taming practices among livestock owners, the Department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services conducted a Healthy Cow contest at remote Rampur village in North Andaman. The Pramukh of the area, K Nachiammal was the chief guest, while the Pradhan of Rampur village was the guest of honour. Officials from the Veterinary department urged the gathering to draw benefits from various schemes of the government to promote domestic cattle breeds. They also generated awareness about animal rights on the occasion. Prizes were also distributed to the winners on the occasion.