Brucellosis control programme Current Affairs - 2020

Brucellosis Outbreak in China: Key Facts

Brucellosis, also known as Malta fever has recently affected thousands of people in Northwest of China. The infection spread in the country after a leak from a Bio pharmaceutical company in 2019. Highlights The disease is generally caused buy direct contact with livestock carrying the bacteria called brucella. So far, China has not reported any Read More…

Bulletin: Cabinet approved new initiative to control FMD and Brucellosis

Union Cabinet has approved new initiative (scheme) to control Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and Brucellosis to support the livestock rearing farmers and improve the health of animals. Key Features of Scheme Objective: This initiative aims to fully control these diseases amongst livestock in the country in next five years and subsequently eradicate these diseases. Read More…