Government Of Jammu And Kashmir Inaugurates Diagnostic Labs At Sumbal, Bandipora; Veterinary Dispensary At Nesbal
The Government of Jammu & Kashmir, Principal Secretary Animal/Sheep Husbandry, Fisheries and Transport, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon,conducted an extensive tour of district Bandipora during which he inaugurated Diagnostic Labs at Sumbal and Bandipora which are equivalent to grade 1 veterinary hospitals.
About Rs 60 lakh has been incurred on the execution of these labs under central sponsored RIDF Scheme.
Samoon also inaugurated Veterinary Dispensary at Nesbal, constructed at a cost of Rs 11.60 lakh under centrally sponsored scheme Establishment and Strengthening of Veterinary Hospitals and Dispensary (ESVHD).
Speaking on the occasion Dr Samoon said these veterinary institutions will provide added diagnostic and medical facilities at doorsteps as till now these facilities were available at Srinagar only.
He also took a review meeting with the concerned Officers and got appraisal regarding the achievement of Animal/ Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries department. He also gave various on spot decisions to make the field functionaries more vibrant and responsive. He directed for construction of Farmers Training Hall and operation theatre for small and large animals at Bandipora, for which he asked Director Animal Husbandry to submit DPRs. He directed for posting of senior Veterinary Assistant Surgeons to Gurez and Tulial areas.