SKUAST-K observes World Rabies Day

SKUAST-K observes World Rabies Day

Srinagar, Sep 29: Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology Kashmir (SKUST-K) Wednesday observed the World Rabies Day by holding a day-long event, ‘Roadmap to Safeguard the Public Health from the Threat of Rabies’ at Shuhama campus.

The event was organised by SKUAST-K's Division of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, in collaboration with the Directorate of Research under World Bank-ICAR funded National Agricultural Higher Education Project (NAHEP) for the institutional development of the university.

Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) Commissioner Athar Aamir Khan, who was the chief guest at the inaugural event, assured full support to the university and other related organisations in controlling the stray dog menace, the main cause of rabies in Srinagar.

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