ANIMAL HUSBANDARY & VETERINARY SERVICES, TUMAKURU.

Department district office Address

Office of Deputy Director,
Department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services,
Kunigal Road,Tumakuru. L.L: 0816-2278616

PIO

Dr: K.A. Narayana

Deputy Director,
Department of Animal Husbandry Veterinary Services,
Kunigal Road, Tumakuru. Mob: 9448449095

PIA

Dr. H. K. MANJUNATH,
Chief Veterinary Officer (ADMIN)

Department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services,
Kunigal Road, Tumakuru. Mob: 7204190249

Introduction about the Department & Organization Structure

Animal Husbandry has great influence on the economic status of the farmers, in turn it place an important role in rural economy. The main occupation of majority of rural population in the district is Agriculture and its allied activities. Agriculture activities are predominantly dependent on drought power provided by animal husbandry sector. Today animal husbandry activities are not just subsidiary to Agriculture. But they have been growing enormously and can conveniently be called an industry.In this regard the department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services plays a key role.In giving healthcare to ailing  animals and birds. Conducting vaccination programmes to contain the diseases, which in turn also protects human population from Zoonatic diseases.(diseases transmitted from animals to man)Department plays a vital role in production of clean, hygienic milk and meat. Carrying out Artificial Insemination Programmes for  getting better milk yield and progeny. .Implementing several socioeconomic programmes through various extension activities

DISTRICT LEVEL ADMINISTRATION(ZP)

 

DEPUTY DIRECTOR- Administration

Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services

TUMAKURU


 

 

 

 

DEPUTY DIRECTOR

POLY CLINIC, Tumakuru

DEPUTY DIRECTOR (State Sector)

 Veterinary Inspector Training Centre,

 TUMAKURU

DEPUTY DIRECTOR (State Sector)

Hallikar Cattle Breeding Station, Kunikenahalli,

Turuvekere Taluk, TUMAKURU District.

CHIEF Veterinary Officer(ADMIN)

District Veterinary Hospital, TUMAKURU

TALUKA LEVEL ADMINISTRATION(ZP)

 

 

Chief Vetarinary Officer (ADMIN)

TALUK Veterinary Hospital (09 Taluk’s)

Chief Veterinary Officer/Senior Veterinary Officer Hobli Level Veterinary Hospital (9)

Senior Veterinary Officer /Veterinary Officer  Veterinary Dispensary (104)

Senior Veterinary Inspector

Primary Veterinary Centre (101)

 

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Tumakuru Dist Officers Telephone Numbers

Sl    No

Name of the Officer

Designation

Place of Working

Tele phone No. Office

1

Dr.K.A.Narayana

Deputy Director

AH & VS Tumakuru

0816-2278616

2

Dr.Srinivasamurthi

Deputy Director

Polyclinic, Tumakuru

0816-2278616

3

Dr.T.T.Gururaja

Deputy Director

Veterinary Inspector Training Center, Tumakuru

0816-2251214

4

Dr. Subraya Bhat

Deputy Director

Hallikar Cattle Breeding Station, Kunikenahalli,

08139-239495

5

Dr.N.Rajashekar

CVO (ADMIN)

Dist Vety Hospetal, Tumakuru

0816-2255580

6

Dr.H.K.Manjunath

CVO (ADMIN)

SLBP, Tumakuru

0816-2278616

7

Dr.T.R.Prasannarenuka

CVO (ADMIN)

RPES, Tumakuru

0816-2278616

8

Dr.Mirjabashir

CVO (ADMIN)

Sheep & Woll Devalopment Ltd

0816-2278616

9

Dr.T.A.Devaraj

CVO (ADMIN)

V.H, Madugiri

08137-282310

10

Dr.G.Shivaprakash

CVO (ADMIN)

V.H, Kunigal

08132-220331

11

Dr.Siddagangayya

CVO (ADMIN)

V.H, Gubbi

08131-222560

12

Dr.M.P.Shashikumar

CVO (ADMIN)

V.H, Chikkanayakanahalli

08133-267403

13

Dr.G.M.Nagaraj

CVO (ADMIN)

V.H,  Sira

08135-275274

14

15

Dr.K.V.Nagaraj

Dr.K.G.Siddalingappa

CVO (ADMIN)

CVO (ADMIN)

V.H, Turuvekere

V.H, Tiptur

08139-287391

08134-232050

16

Dr.M.R.Ravi

CVO (ADMIN)

V.H, Koratagere

08138-232147

17

Dr.G.Sanjeevaraya

CVO (ADMIN)

V.H, Pavagada

08136-244511

 

 

 

DETAILS OF ABBREVATIONS

DD

Deputy Director

DD(Polyclinic)

Deputy Director(POLY CLINIC)

DD(VITC)

Deputy Director(Veterinary Inspectors Training Centre)

AD(S & WDCL)

Assistant Director(Sheep and Wool Development Corporation Limited)

CVO(ADMIN)

Chief Veterinary officer (Administration)

CVO

Chief Veterinary officer

SVO

Senior Veterinary Officer

CVO(MVC)

Chief Veterinary Officer(Mobile Veterinary Clinic)

VO

Veterinary Officer

AA

Administrative Assistant

LDO

Livestock Development Officer

SUPT.

Superintendent

FDA

First Division Assistant

SDA

Second Division Assistant

LO

Livestock Officer

SVI

Senior Veterinary Inspector

VI

Veterinary Inspector

ASO

Assistant Statistical Officer

VI(MSS)

Veterinary Inspector(Milk Sample Survey)

VA

Veterinary Assistant

PEC

Poultry Extension Centre

GR.D

Group D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Objectives & Vision

  1. To provide health coverage to all domestic animals and birds, both for contagious and non contagious diseases.
  2. To take up livestock developmental activities for increasing the productivity of livestock to benefit both producers as well as consumers.
  3. Extend Artificial Insemination facilities for Cattle and Buffaloes with exotic dairy, Indigenous and pedigreed buffaloes bulls for the improvement  of genetic mar it for milk production and drought ability of non-descript animals.
  4. Development of Dairy, Poultry, Piggery, Fodder and Sheep and Wool along with Rabbit rearing.
  5. Training the farmers as well as in-service personnel in various aspects of dairying, Sheep rearing, Poultry, Piggery and Feeding practices.
  6. The Department is implementing several socioeconomic programmes like Special Livestock Breeding Programme, Special Component Programme, Tribal Sub Plan and Drought prone area programme like special development programme for fodder development in the irrigated lands of the farmers.
  7. The Department also conducts Integrated Sample Survey every year in all the four seasons for estimating production of major livestock products like milk, egg, meat and wool in the state, besides conducting livestock census quadrennial.

To boost up the animal production the district Animal Husbandry Department has the following vision.

  1. Formation of exclusive vaccination cum extension at each talk level.
  2. Establishing laboratory facilities at talk level.
  3. Conservation of Indigenous animals and Desi birds.
  4. Formation of Animal Welfare Society at District level.
  5. Establishment of modern abattoir(slaughter house) at district and taluka level.
  6. Formation of Sheep, Goat, Pig farmers co-operative societies at district and taluka level.
  7. Supply of improved variety Rams and Bucks for breeding to needy Sheep and Goat farmers.
  8. Wool procurement and processing units at Sira, Pavagada and Chikkanayakanahally.

Programmes & Schemes highlights

I.  Organisation:
The district has veterinary hospitals at taluka level, upgraded veterinary hospitals at  hobli Level, veterinary dispensaries at villages Level, Primary Veterinary Centre are centered in many villages.

II.  Census and Sample Survey:
The Department conducts livestock census once in every five years. Integrated Sample Surveys are conducted to estimate milk, meat and egg production seasonally every year.

III.  Karnataka Development Programme:

  1. Artificial Insemination Programme(A.I.): Each Institution in the department conducts A.I. to improve the germplasm and inturn increase the milk yield in dairy animals. For each A.I. a nominal Fee of Rs.5.00 is collected.
  1. Pregnancy Test: Animals Inseminated by A.I. technique are identified after 2½-3 months of Insemination and tested for pregnancy.
  2. Vaccination Programme: Preventive vaccination against prevailing diseases such as Foot and Mouth Disease(FMD), Black quarter(BQ), Hemorrhagic septicemia(HS), Peste de Petit ruminants(PPR), Anthrax, Sheep pox(SP), Ranikhet(RKT) and many other diseases are carried out periodically to keep diseases at a bay. Central Government sponsored ASCAD(Assistance to State to Control Animal Diseases) is being carried out to protect animals against HS and ET. From 2011-2012 onwards new Central Government Schemes like NCP-PPR, FMD-CP and Brucella control programmes are being started to contain PPR, FMD and Brucellosis respectively.

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  1. Rinderpest search programme: The deadly disease Rinderpest is a disease of past.(India is declared Rinderpest zero zone by WHO). But still this programme is to conduct ‘Village search’ and ‘Route search’ regularly to check if the animals show the classic symptoms of rinderpest disease.
  1. Fodder Development Programme: The farmers are encouraged immensly to grow improved variety of fodder to feed the milch cattle. Subject to availability the department supplies fodder minikits, root slips and fodder tree seedlings to interested farmers.
  2. Extension Programmes:

Ø  Kisan Samparka Sabha: For effective transmission of scientific knowledge the KisanSamparka Sabhas are conducted, through which the scientific know how is effectively passed on to  needy farmers.

Ø  Health  and Infertility Camps: Health and Infertility Camps are carried out at village level in which the specialists, such as gynaecologists, surgeons and other experts treat the animals and advice the farmers about animal management and fodder development.(30 Camps/district at out lay of Rs.2.00 lakhs/year.

Ø  Village Visit: The Extension Officers one at each taluka frequently visits villages to help and guide the farmers with regard to the problems faced in Animal Husbandry Activities.

Ø  Cattle and Calf Exhibition: Cattle Exhibitions are conducted to encourage the farmers to rear improved high yielding breeds and also indigenous draft breeds of cattle. The Calf Exhibitions are conducted to draw the farmers attention towards proper feeding and management of calves. The best reared cattle and calves are rewarded.(2 Camps/district at out lay of Rs.10,000/Camp).

Ø  Technical Audit: The Extension Officers visits P.V.C.s and examines the various records maintained at the institution. During his visit he guides the sub-staff if any lapse is found.

     7. New Programmes:

Ø  Farmers training: Farmers from village are selected and are trained on various aspects of Animal Husbandry such as breeding, feeding, healthcare, management etc

Ø  Training the Para veterinary Staff: The Para veterinary staff of the department such as Livestock Development Officers, Livestock Officers, Senior Veterinary Inspectors, Veterinary Inspectors and Veterinary Assistants are given a week’s training at Veterinary Inspector Training Centre, Tumakuru. There knowledge with regard to Animal Husbandry is upgraded from time to time.

Ø  Centrally sponsored Schemes: Centrally sponsored Schemes like NCP-PPR, FMD-CP and Brucella control Programmes.

8. Distribution of Giriraja Birds:

Ø  The Giriraja birds are reared at Tumakuru and Sira are distributed all over the district to the needy members of various Sthree Shakti Sanghas. But the distribution of birds is subject to availability of birds.(Unit of 5 birds/beneficiary at Rs.100-00/unit).

a)   Special Component Programme(SCP): In this programme needy farmers from the Schedule Caste are selected in cluster villages and are aided with 60% subsidy to buy Crossbred cow units. Beneficiaries are selected at gramasabha and list certified by EO of Taluk Office.(State sector and District Sector C.B.Cow unit – 2 cows. Unit cost Rs.70,000-00. Subsidy Rs.42,000-00).

b)   Tribal Sub-plan Programme(TSP): In this programme needy farmers from the  Schedule Tribe are selected in cluster villages and are aided with 75% subsidy to buy Crossbred cow units. Beneficiaries are selected at gramasabha and list certified by EO of Taluk Office. .(State sector and District Sector C.B.Cow unit – 2 cows. Unit cost Rs.70,000-00. Subsidy s.52,500-00)

 

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c) Special Livestock Breeding Programme: In this Programme the department helps the dairy farmers having the female crossbred calves of four months of age. They are given subsidies to buy feed for the proper growth and development of the calves.(Units – 100 C.B. Calves/annum, Unit cost Rs.8645-00, Subsidy – SF and MF 50%, AL 66.23%).

IV. Medicines Supply: The Zilla panchayath and the Commissionarate of the department supply medicines to the veterinary institutions of the district. The medicines are distributed to Taluka Veterinary Hospitals, Upgraded Veterinary Hospitals or Veterinary Dispensary or Mobile Veterinary Clinics, Primary Veterinary Centers at the ratio of 4:3:2:1.

V. Sheep and Wool Development Corporation: This is a separate wing working under Sheep and Wool Development Corporation, Bangalore. This unit takes part exclusively

1) To improve the quality of sheep breeding.
2) To supply improved variety rams to interested farmers.
3) To Provide subsidy on insurance to sheep under ‘Janashree Programme’.
4) To conduct training programmes about scientific sheep rearing.
5) To supply medicines for sheep.
6)  ‘Bhed palak Programme’ in which the children of shepherds are given a nominal   

     scholarships for studies.

7) An exgratia amount of Rs.5000/- is given from 01-04-2014 onwards to the

    farmers per sheep/goat died.

VI. Special Development Programme: 10 taluks of the district are under Special Development Programme. Here the farmers are given financial aids,

Ø  Demonstration plots at farmers field for which Rs. 3000/- Subsidy will be given to the farmers. Benefit will be given to 70 farmers in the District.

VII. Cattle Insurance: Karnataka Livestock Development Agency(KLDA), Bangalore has come out with a novel scheme of giving subsidy to the dairy farmers for insuring their animals. Under this programme all dairy cattle and buffaloes milking more than 1500 litres of milk/annum can be insured at United India Insurance Company, Tumakuru, as per the guidelines from KLDA, Bangalore. The premium rates are 2.75%, 5.50% and 7% for one year, two year and three years premium respectively.(Service Tax of  10.25% on subsidy premium). The Government gives 50% subsidy for premium amount.

KLDA– Cattle Insurance

Physical

Financial

7297

Rs.52,62,174-00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Department Statistics at a glance

I. Details of veterinary institutions in the district.

II. Livestock Census 2007

Cattle

Buffaloes

Sheep

Goat

Pigs

Rabits

Dogs

Others

Total Animals

Poultry

Indigenious

Exotic

Cross
bred

Total

448036

-

141190

589226

241907

1067719

517763

7718

121

90119

9470

2523727

711273

III. K.D.P.

Sl.
No.

Programmes

Achievement for 2013-14

1

a) Artificial Insemination(A.I.)

283615

2

Pregnancy checkup in cattle

153419

3

Vaccination against:

 

Foot and Mouth Disease

1183501

Ranikhet Disease

337060

4

Rinderpest Search Programme

 

a) Village Search

4668

b) Highway Search

268 x 12(months)

c) Day book Search

432

5

a) Fodder development (hectares)

8863

b) Seeds distribution

52405

6

Extension Programmes

 

a) Kisan Samparka Sabhas

240

b) Health and Infertility Camps

40

c) Village visits

642

d) Cattle and Calf Exhibitions

10

e) Technical audits

186

7

New Programmes

a) Training of village representatives at
     each taluka level office under Bird flu

97

b) Farmers Training

296

8

Distribution of Giriraja birds

7948

9

a) S.L.B.P.

101

 

b) SCP(State)

79

 

c) TSP(State)

22

 

d)SCP(ZP)

306

 

e)TSP(ZP)

76

IV. Medicine

Purchased under Zilla panchayath funds

Rs. 70,00,000=00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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V. Sheep and Wool Development Corporation

Sl. No.

Programmes

Achievement till Feb.2011

1

No.of Shepherds Insured under K.B.P.B.Y. (Karnataka Bhade palak Bima Yojan- Premium of Rs.80-00/year to be paid by the Shepard. Insurance amount of Rs.60,000-00 for natural deaths, Rs.75,000-00 for the loss of one eye or one limb, Rs.1,50,000-00 for the loss of two eyes or two limbs will be paid by the insurance company)

5280

2

Karnataka Bede palak Yojan insurance Programme

361

3

Special Component Programme
Rs.10,000-00/unit.

10 Units
(Rs.1,00,000)

4

Tribal Sub Plan Rs.10,000-00/unit.

3 Units
(Rs.30,000)

5

Exgratia Amount Sanctioned for Accidently Death of Sheep/Goat Farmers

210

(Rs. 6.24.000)

VI. Special Development Programme

Programme

Physical achievement

Financial achievement

To grow perennial fodder crops
(farmers with irrigation facilities)

207

6.207 lakhs

Who is who in the Department

Deputy Director (ADMIN)

Head of the District(District Officer)

Chief Veterinary officer/Senior Veterinary officer

Head of the Taluk(Taluka CVO(ADMIN)) OR Head of upgraded Veterinary Hospitals OR Head of Sheep and Wool Development Corporation.  

Veterinary Officer /Senior Veterinary Officer

Head of Veterinary Dispensary / M.V.C.(Taluka Hospital)

Livestock Development officer

District Ofiice, Taluka Vety. Hospitals.

Livestock officer

Works at Hobli Veterinary Hospital.

Senior Veterinary Inspectors

Working at Primary Veterinary Centres

Veterinary Inspectors

Working at Poly Clinic/Veterinary Dispensary/M.S.S.

Veterinary Assistants

Works either at Taluka Veterinary Hospitals / Primary  Veterinary Centres

Drivers

Working at Deputy Director Office, Poly Clinic and Taluka Hospitals.

‘ D ’  Groups

Working at D.D. Office, Poli clinic and all the Veterinary institutions in the District.   

Major achievements in the Department

1.   7297 Cattles  in the district have been covered under insurance scheme.(Upto 31-03-2014).

2.   An amount of Rs.60.00 Laksh as subsidy has been provided by KLDA, Bangalore.(Upto 31-03-2014).

3.   During 2013-14 the milk producers of Tumakuru Milk Cooperative Societies have received Rs.5,52,05,413-00 as subsidy at the rate of Rs.4/litres.

 

 

 

                                                                                                        DEPUTY DIRECTOR

                                                                        ANIMAL HUSBANDARY & VETERINARY SERVICES

                                                                                               TUMAKURU DISTRICT, TUMAKURU.