Three from Sikkim receive IVAWVD Awards


Gangtok, 12 May: Three veterinarians from Sikkim have been awarded the mostprestigious Indian Veterinary Association World Veterinary Day (IVAWVD) Awards 2022.

IVAWVD lifetime achievement has been awarded to Ex Director, Department of AH&VS,Dr PK Pradhan and IVAWVD Best Veterinarian award has been conferred toJoint Director Department of AH&VS, Dr Thinley N Bhutia. Similarly,IVAWVD Best Lady Veterinarian for the year 2022 has been awarded toDy Director Department of AH&VS,Dr Renuka Sharma. This prestigious award is presented to an individual who has madesignificant contribution towards overall development in the field oflivestock, companion animal and wildlife health and managementservices supporting state’s economic growth, improving public healthand supplementary income for the rural households through livestockdevelopment.