Function

  1. Development of requisite infrastructure in islands for improving animal productivity.

  2. Preservation and protection of livestock through various veterinary institutions.

  3. Strengthening of Central Livestock Farms for development of superior germplasm.

  4. Preventive measures to restrict entry of infectious and contagious diseases.

  5. Imparting training and demonstration to the farmers for rearing of livestock for self employment.

  6. Deputation of progressive farmers for Educational tour to Mainland/Island for better exposure in the field of Livestock/Poultry.

  7. Providing technical assistant to establish private Livestock/Poultry farms.

  8. Conducting veterinary health camps throughout the territory.

  9. Providing training on fodder cultivation. Distribution of fodder slips/cutting and minikits to the farmers to enhance the fodder cultivation.