Feb 05, 2016 thesangaiexpress
Ukhrul, Feb 4 : At least 60 cattle have died due to Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) at the northern Ukhrul villages of Luireishimphong and Marangphung.
According to Ramnganing, headman of Marangphung village, 20 cows died within two days after the infection while in Luireishimphong village more than 40 cattle including calves died due to FMD infection after the FMD outbreak in January 2016.
The villagers stated that cattle in the neighbouring villages sharing the same grazing field have also been infected. read more>>