Arunachal Pradesh : The capacity building and skill development training on scientific and commercial rearing of livestock and poultry organised by the department of Animal Husbandry Veterinary and Dairy Development concluded on Friday. The programme was funded from the MLALAD of Aalo West MLA and Deputy Speaker, Tumke Bagra.
In the inaugural session at Gumin Kiin, Aalo, Kamba ADC Nyiken Lollen called on the farmers to take advantage of the training and rear their livestock in scientific manner for commercial use. He also advised the Animal Husbandry department to help the farmers in livestock rearing in scientific and commercial way. Aalo DVO, Dr. Pagi Kamki Basar informed that due to awareness on Swachh Bharat Abhiyan everyone is heading towards cleanliness for good and healthy life. Accordingly, livestock and poultry should be kept in confined places, she added.
Nodal officer cum programme coordinator, Dr. Kejom Padu, Dr. Taken Kamchi, Dr. Sidik Raksap and Dr. Yika Angu trained the farmers as resource persons. DDI, Gomar Angu, DPO, Jumdo Diyum, HDO, Hembom Dirchi, SRA, Henge Riba, VOs, Dr. Dagge Riba and Dr. Lige Bagra attended the function.
The training was conducted at Gumin Kiin for Darka, Jeyi, Lipu, Higi and Angu villages for 12 Anchal segments with 30 trainees from each segment. Altogether 360 trainees were covered with honorarium and medicines distributed to them. An exposure tour programme has been also planned for the farmers outside the state to let them know about extensive commercial livestock rearing.
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