30th April 2016, Hyderabad
ICAR-National Research Centre on Meat, Hyderabad celebrated “World Veterinary Day” with the theme “Continuing education with a one health focus” here today.
Dr. S. Krishnamachari, President, Andhra Pradesh Veterinary Council and Chief-Guest of the event mentioned about the diversified role played by Veterinarians in different fields both in India and abroad and applauded their contributions.
Dr. N. Kondaiah, Former Director, NRC on Meat, Dr. Suresh, Director Designate, Animal Resource Centre, NIN, Hyderabad, Mr. Manpreet Singh, Secretary, Blue Cross Society, Hyderabad were the guests of honor. They spoke about the contribution of Veterinarians in sustainable livestock health, vaccination, disease control programme, biomedical research, canine birth control programme, creation of animal disease free cities etc.
Dr. V.V. Kulkarni, Director, NRC on Meat urged the veterinarians to address the issues relating to livestock sector.
Emeritus Scientists and Veterinarians attended the event.
(Source: ICAR-National Research Centre on Meat, Hyderabad)