85 Lakh Milk Producing Animal's Data Uploaded on INAPH Database by Government
Pashu Sanjivni component under National Mission on Bovine Productivity scheme was initiated by the Government in November 2016. 88 million milk producing animals out of 300 million cattle and buffaloes are being identified using polyurethane tags with 12 digit unique identification (UID) number.
Data of the identified animals is being uploaded on Information Network on Animal Health and Productivity (INAPH) data base.
As on date 85 lakh milk producing animals have been identified and their data has been uploaded on INAPH data base.
The Pashu Sanjivni is crucial for control and spread of animal diseases, scientific management of animals, enhanced production and productivity, improvement in quality of livestock & livestock products, increase in trade of livestock and livestock products by meeting out sanitary and phtyosanitory issues.