The Government of India’s Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying (DAHD) has launched a pilot project in Uttarakhand to implement the One Health Framework through the One Health Support Unit.
- The Unit’s main goal is to create a national One Health roadmap based on the lessons learned during the pilot project’s deployment.
- The implementation of the One Health Support Unit would be led by an inter-ministerial One Health committee chaired by the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India.
Important Takeaways for exam:
- Shri Atul Chaturvedi, Secretary, Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying,Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Government of India.
- Dr Praveen Malik, Animal Husbandry Commissioner, Government of India.