Lumpy Skin Disease: CM approves Rs 30 crore for medicines and vaccines


Jaipur, 23 August. Chief Minister Mr Ashok Gehlot has approved Rs 30 crore for purchasing medicines and vaccines to prevent Lumpy Skin Disease in cattle. The State Government is working with complete commitment and seriousness to prevent Lumpy Skin Disease. Earlier, too, decisions have been taken to purchase necessary  medicines without tender.

It is to be noted that the Animal Husbandry department had submitted a proposal for an additional provision of Rs 30 crore in the current financial year 2022-23 under Pashudhan Nishulk Aroyga Yojana for districts to purchase medicines and vaccines to prevent lumpy skin disease that is presently spreading in the entire state. The Chief Minister gave financial approval to this proposal.

With this decision of the Chief Minister, vaccines and medicines can be purchased immediately as per the required quantity to prevent lumpy skin disease in livestock.