scorecardresearch
Sunday, Oct 02, 2022

Gujarat: 108 more cattle dead, Lumpy Skin Disease toll rises to 3,268

The government has so far vaccinated 37.25 lakh cattle.

So far 86,000 cattle have been infected and active cases stand at 22,218. (Express photo by Nirmal Harindran)

As many as 108 cattle succumbed to Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) on Saturday, taking the total death toll due to the virus in Gujarat to 3,268.

According to the state government, the virus spread of 109 new villages on Saturday, taking the total number of affected villages in 23 districts to 3,775.

The maximum number of cattle deaths continued to be registered in Kutch where 31 animals died Saturday, while Banaskantha and Rajkot saw 21 and 13 deaths respectively. Fresh LSD cases were registered in Banaskantha (1,078 cases), Rajkot (298), Devbhumi Dwarka (239) and Patan (217).

Subscriber Only Stories
Uttarakhand resort murder: Amid questions within, BJP may revamp Dhami go...Premium
From suicide to graft: After power shift in Mumbai, key cases go on the b...Premium
Who are the social leaders from Maharashtra holding up Mahatma Gandhi’s l...Premium
Banned: How PFI morphed into a stridently militant outfit over 3 decadesPremium

The government has so far vaccinated 37.25 lakh cattle. So far 86,000 cattle have been infected and active cases stand at 22,218.

First published on: 13-08-2022 at 08:02:23 pm
Next Story

Amid rising awareness of cruelty-free manufacturing, Copenhagen Fashion Week goes fur-free

Latest Comment
Post Comment
Read Comments
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement