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UIDs for 90 lakh cattle in Madhya Pradesh

September 02, 2017 05:09 PM

BHOPAL: Over 90 lakh cattle in Madhya Pradesh are set to get their own Aadhar-like unique identification numbers. The state would be the first in the country to start work on a pilot project of this Centrallysponsored scheme. “Over 90 lakh dairy animals in Madhya Pradesh are to be tagged with a 12-digit Unique Identification (UID) number under the Centre-sponsored National Mission on Bovine Productivity.

The work is underway across the state on a pilot basis,” said Dr HBS Bhadoria, Managing Director of Madhya Pradesh Rajya Pashudhan Evam Kukkut Vikas Nigam.

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