Provincial Livestock and Dairy Development Forum (PLDDF) was held at the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore which was presided by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Talat Naseer Pasha. Secretary Livestock and Dairy Development Department Dr. Aamer Ahmad and PEMCO Chief Executive Officer, Mumtaz Khan Manais co-chaired the forum. Officers from the L&DD Department Punjab, Punjab Agriculture Department and UVAS and representatives of private sector attended the meeting.
The meeting reviewed the progress of various working groups. Also various groups presented recommendations about animal census, communication & extension, breeds improvement and health services.
The working committees are developing their recommendations on important areas which will be forwarded to the government of the Punjab for taking policy decisions for the improvement of the livestock sector.