AH & VS Department in collaboration with DAC Pakyong organised a Goat distribution programme

Pakyong, September 29 (IPR):
Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services (AH & VS) Department in collaboration with DAC Pakyong organised a Goat distribution programme at the premises near DC Guesthouse at Pakyong today. It is sponsored by Teesta Urja Ltd through a CSR initiative.
A total number of 40 beneficiaries from Namcheybong and Gnathang-Machong constituencies (20 from each constituency) received 1 male and 2 female goats through the hands of Area MLA Namcheybong, Shri Em Prasad Sharma and District Collector Pakyong, Shri Tashi Chophel. The beneficiaries also received 2 kg mineral mixture, 100 kg feed, deworming tablets along with 1-year insurance on the cattle.
The Area MLA and the DC were accompanied by Joint Director, AH & VS, Dr Angela Pradhan, Deputy Director 1 AH & VS, Dr Kinchokla Bhutia, Deputy Director Rongli, Dr Prerna Baraily, Veterinary Officer AH & VS Pakyong, Dr Likitnor Lepcha, concerned Govt officials and the beneficiaries.