Lumpy Skin Disease: More than 2100 cattle infected in Madhya Pradesh, 173 cases also reported in Delhi

Lumpy Skin Disease is spreading rapidly in the country. Alam is that cases of Lumpy Skin Disease are continuously coming to the fore. A new name of Madhya Pradesh and Delhi has also been added to this list. More than 2100 in Madhya Pradesh Cattle Have been found infected with Lumpy Skin Disease. At the same time, 173 cows and buffaloes have been found infected with Lumpy Skin Disease in the country’s capital Delhi. After these cases of infection came to the fore, both the states have come on extra-active mode.

A Madhya Pradesh official said that 2,171 cattle have been affected by this disease. Of these, the health of 1,717 animals has improved. At the same time, 77, 534 animals have been vaccinated so far.

Cases reported from 10 districts of Madhya Pradesh

These cases of Lumpy Skin Disease infection have been reported from 10 districts of Madhya Pradesh. According to the information, this disease has been confirmed in Ratlam, Ujjain, Mandsaur, Neemuch, Betul, Indore and Khandwa districts of Madhya Pradesh. At the same time, symptoms of this disease have also been reported in animals in Dhar, Burhanpur, Jhabua. At the same time, after the cases of Lumpy Skin Disease infection came to light, the Madhya Pradesh government banned the transport of bovine animals in the affected parts of the state.

At the same time, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has held a meeting to review the matter. During this, he directed the officials to ban cattle being brought to MP from other states and extra precautions should be taken in the state. Especially the areas around the disease affected districts.

So far, the outbreak of this disease has been reported in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Punjab, Haryana, Maharashtra, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Delhi.

173 cases also reported from Delhi

173 cases of Lumpy Skin Disease have also been reported from the capital of the country, Delhi. Delhi Cabinet Minister Gopal Rai said on Saturday that cases of Lumpy Skin Disease have been reported in Delhi mostly from South and West districts. 16 cases have been reported in Najafgarh.

He said that the Delhi government has deployed two mobile veterinary clinics to deal with lumpy skin disease and has formed 11 rapid response teams to collect samples. With this, four teams have been formed to create awareness. Similarly, an isolation ward is being built for unclaimed cattle suffering from Lumpy Skin Disease in Rewala Khanpur, South-West Delhi.

more impact on cow

The effect of Lumpy Skin Disease is being seen more on the cow. Actually Lumpy Skin Disease is a viral disease caused by cattle. The main symptoms are fever, nasal and lacrimal discharge, ulcers in the eyes, swollen lymph nodes and decline in milk production.

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