2 July:The inaugural function of ‘World Zoonoses Day’ will be held on 6th July 2008 in the SASRD auditorium, Medziphema at 11 a.m. with MLA & Chairman, Nagaland Khadi & Village Industries Board Dr. N. Nicky Kire as the chief guest. The programme is being organized by the Department of Animal Protection & Management, School of Agricultural Science & Rural Development (SASRD), Nagaland University, Medziphema.
Director, NRC on Mithun, Medziphema, Dr. C. Rajkhowa and Joint Director ICAR, Jharnapani, Dr. B.P. Bhatt will be the guests of honour on the occasion. A prelude to the day will be presented by Dr. M. Catherine Rutsa, while Dr. Zase Chüsi will highlight the Legislation & Acts on Prevention of Zoonoses.
The chief guest will release the ‘Practical Manual on Animal Hygiene’. Vote of thanks will be proposed by Dr. N. Savino, Reader & Head, Department of APM, SASRD.