BANDIPORA: A function was organised by Animal Husbandry Department Bandipora at Trigam Sumbal on Saturday during which poultry birds of improved variety were distributed free of cost among 70 families of the village, an official press note read.
The distribution was conducted as per the instructions of Minister for Animal Husbandry, Abdul Gani Kohli and MLC Yasir Reshi.
According to the press note, Trigam village has been adopted as model poultry village under cluster mode. The aim is to induce enthusiasm among people to rear improved variety of poultry birds which would fillip the economy of the farmers. The first phase of the distribution was inaugurated by Chief Animal Husbandry Officer Bandipora, Dr Mushtaq Ahmad Shah, the press note added.