Particulars of Organization, Functions & Duties
[Section-4 (1) (b) (i)]
1. Aims and Objectives of the organization:
The Department aims at increasing milk, egg and meat production through various means in addition to providing veterinary services to a large number of animal populations. The objectives of the Department are as follows:
i. Improving potential of local breeds.ii. Dissemination of new technology.iii. Better management of animal nutrition and health.iv. Increase productivity through genetic up-gradation.v. Strengthening preventive disease control mechanism.vi. Increasing self-employment under ARD Sector.
2. Mission/ Vision:
i. To provide better curative care at Veterinary Hospital/ Veterinary Dispensaries/ Livestock Aid Centers as per set standards to animals.ii. To take measures for prevention of epidemics/ animal diseases.iii. To upgrade & conserve local germ plasm.iv. Providing self employment under Animal Husbandry Sector by giving basic traning to Gomitra, Pasupalan Sahayak in regard to Dairy, Goatery, Poultry & piggery farming etc.
3. Brief History and Background for its Establishment:
The Fisheries & ARD Department came into being in 1991 after being bifurcated from the erstwhile Forest Fisheries & Animal Husbandry Department vide General Administration Department Resolution No. 28038/Gen., dt. 10.10.1990. Directorate of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Services has been functioning since 1936. The District Veterinary Services started separately after formation of the new District in the year 1993.
There are seven blocks in the District, each having a Veterinary Dispensary, four Second V.Ds and two D.N.K. V.Ds. 50 Livestock Aid Centres and 1 District Diagnostic Laboratory are functioning in the District.
6153 Sq. km.
Total veterinary Institution
Livestock Population as per 2003 Livestock Sensus:
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