Govt to prepare action plan for livestock development

Panchthar, April 27: Minister for Livestock Development Shanta Manavi has said the government was preparing an action plan for livestock development.

Talking to RSS at Phidim, the headquarters of Paanchthar district this morning, she stated that the country could be made self-sufficient in egg in one year, in milk in two years and in meat in three years following the implementation of the action plan.

The Minister for Livestock Development shared that there was good potentiality of cattle farming and the country could be made self-reliant through livestock rearing if hybrid cattle could be introduced, nourishing cattle feed produced and arrangements for better marketing of dairy and meat products adopted.

She reiterated that the country’s economy could be boosted through livestock farming.

“Now, all should work vigorously towards economic development as the country has already got a new constitution. RSS