Veterinary & Animal Husbandry
Description About Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Department and Activities
Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Department in Nizamabad District is located at Kotagally, Shivajinagar is headed by the District Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Officer to look after the administration, located at District head quarter. He is assisted by the Assistant Director (V&AH), O/o DV&AHO, who is responsible for administrative and technical control of the field units for (36) Primary Veterinary Centers, (41) Sub Centers (Animal Health) under respective jurisdiction. However the Assistant Director(V&AH), District Veterinary Hospital and the Assistant Directors (V&AH), (4) Area Veterinary Hospitals are functioning directly under the administrative control of the District Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Officer, Nizamabad.
Activities of Department
|Sl No||Type of Institutions||No. of Veterinary Institutions|
|1||District Veterinary Hospital||1|
|2||Area Veterinary Hospitals||4|
|3||Primary Veterinary Centers||36|
|4||Sub Centers (Animal Health)||41|
|5||Mobile Veterinary Clinic (GVK Trust)||4|
In addition to the above veterinary institutions, the following allied institutions are functioning in this district:-
- Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Nizamabad.
- District Livestock Development Association, Nizamabad.
- (44) Gopalamitra centers
- District Sheep Breeders Cooperative Union, Nizamabad.
- 329 Primary Sheep Breeders Cooperative Societies.
LIVESTOCK POPULATION OF THE DISTRICT
|Sl No||Category on Animals||Population|
|Sl No||Month (From-To)||Name of the activity||Target Population|
|1||20th -31st May 2021||ET Vaccinations in Sheep||Susceptible population in the endemic & target villages. All the inducted Sheep population should be vaccinated.|
|2||1st – 11th June 2021||HS & BQ Vaccinations||Susceptible population in the endemic & target villages.|
|3||21st – 26th June 2021||Sheep & Goat Deworming ( 1st round)||100% Sheep 7 Goat population.|
|4||1st – 10th July 2021||Bovine Deworming (1st round)||100 % Cattle and Buffaloes|
|5||15th July – 20th Aug 2021||NADCP – FMD vaccinations (1st round)||All the Bovine, Sheep & Goat population.|
|6||1st – 9th Sept 2021||Sheep Pox & Goat Pox vaccinations||Newly added sheep or Goat approximately 33% Sheep & Goat Population.|
|7||20th Oct – 5th Nov 2021||PPR Vaccinations||100% Sheep & Goat Population.|
|8||9th – 18th Nov 2021||NADCP _ Brucellosis Programme||Vaccination of calves between 4-8 months f Age in villages.|
|9||1st -8th Dec 2021||Sheep & Goat Deworming (2nd round||100% Sheep & Goat population.|
|10||4th to 12th Jan 2022||Deworming for Backyard Poultry followed by Poultry Vaccinations ( RD & FP)||All the backyard poultry population|
|11||1st Feb – 10th Mar 2022.||NADCP _ FMD vaccinations (2nd round)||All the Bovine, Sheep & Goat populatin|
DEPARTMENAL SCHEMES :
- “SHEEP REARING DEVELOPMENT SCHEME FOR SHEPHERD COMMUNITIES” :-
- Free Mass Sheep & Goat Deworming Programme:
- Nationwide Artificial Insemination Programme (NAIP)
- Phase – I Free Artificial Insemination programme started from 25.09.2019 to 31.05.2020.
- Phase –II Free Artificial Insemination programme started from 1.08.2020 to 31.07.2021.
- Phase – III Free Artificial Insemination programme started from 1.08.2021 to 31.05.2022.
- DISTRIBUTION OF TREVISES
- Supply of Fodder Seed:-
- Chaff Cutters
- NADCP (National Animal Disease Control Programme )
- FMD – NADCP – FMD – Foot & Mouth Disease Vaccination Programme from 1st
February 2020 to 31st July 2020 (1st Round FMD -NADCP) Completed.
- Brucellosis – Scheduled from 17.08.2021 to 16.09.2021. One–time vaccination
against brucellosis in all female calves (4-8 months) is envisaged under National Animal Disease Control Programme (NADCP) for Brucellosis.
The Government has introduced the “Sheep Rearing Development Scheme for shepherd Communities” in the state with financial assistance of NCDC and distributing Sheep Units on 75% subsidy to the eligible members of Primary Sheep Breeders Cooperative Societies.
|Sl No||Year||No.of Sheep units distributed (20+1)||Remarks|
|1||2017-18||9631||8522||(8522) Sheep Units were distributed during the year 2017-18 & 2018-19|
|2||2018-19||9475||1134||(1134) Sheep units are being distributed from 2018-19 to till to date.|
The unit cost of Sheep unit is enhanced from Rs.1,25,000/- to Rs.1,75,000/- and awaiting guidelines for distribution of Sheep Units.
Earlier, (1073) DDs (Beneficiary contribution) were deposited in the District Collector’s Bank account under SRDP.
In this programme, 8,61,613 Sheep/Goats dewormed during the period from 06.08.2021 to 13.08.2021 on free of cost in the district. 46 Teams have been formed to carry out this Programme.
(50) Iron tubular Trevises were procured with financial assistance of District Collector, Nizamabad and supplied to concerned villages in the district.
The Government is supplying Fodder Seed on 75% subsidy for fodder development in the district under AFDP, CSS and Plan Schemes.
The Government is supplying Power Operated Chaff Cutters on subsidy basis. And (32) Chaff Cutters supplied during the year 2020-21.
|Sl No||Officer Name||Designation||Official Contact Number||e-mail id|
DEPARTMENT PROGRESS REPORT
|Sl No||Item||Unit of Measurement||Cumulative from April to July 2021|
|2||Preventive Treatment (Dewormings)||Nos||150685||146277||97.07|