LAHORE– The Chief Minister Punjab’s Head of Strategic Monitoring Unit, Fazeel Asif visited Livestock Department to review ongoing Departmental initiatives.
Secretary Livestock Captain (retired) Saqib afar briefed the unit about departmental activities and its vision to strengthen Punjab livestock sector.
A review meeting, chaired by secretary Livestock, was held in this regard. Status of livestock policy and priorities for sectoral development were discussed.
Secretary Livestock stated that department will implement a Nutritional strategy to improve hay & silage production through joint ventures with thePrivate sector. FMD free zonesare being developed through Annual Development Program or International funding.
He further stated that house job model for effective capacity building of Veterinary graduates is to be implemented soon. Reconstitution of Board of Directors (BODs) of Punjab Agriculture and Meat Company and Punjab Livestock and Dairy Development Board (PLDDB) was also discussed during the said meeting.
Additional Secretaries as well as other departmental officers were also present during the review meeting.— PRESS RELEASE