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Veterinary Conference concludes
Veterinary Conference concludes

With the election of 13 membered new executive committee under the chairmainship of Dr. Bimal Kumar Nirmal, Nepal Veterinary Association concluded its 10th National conference under the theme "Veterinarians for Safeguarding Animal, Human and Environment" on 3oth March, 2012. Prime Minister of Nepal Dr. Baburam Bhhatarai inaugurated the function. Dr. Faouzi Kechrid, President, World Veterinary Association presided as a special chief guest of the function. Around 450 veterinarians participated in this National conference. More than 60 technical papers were presented and issues like animal production, poverty reduction, food hygiene, animal reproduction, food security, animal welfare, zoonoses were discussed vigorously during the technical session. A brief amendment in by laws of the association was also made by the general assemly in the closed session. A 13 membered elected committee includes Dr. Bimal Kumar Nirmal as President, Dr. Bansi Sharma as vice president, Dr. Sital Kaji Shrestha as General Secretary, Dr. Jeevan Adhikari as Secretary, Dr. Hari Prasad Suwal as Treasurer, Dr. Peetambar Singh Kushuhawa as Chief Editor. Similarly Dr. Mukul Upadhyay and Dr. Sita Acharya were elected as central members. Dr. Lekhraj Dahal, Dr. Mogal Prasad Sah, Dr. Ashesh Bhattarai, Dr. Tapendra Prasad Bohara and Dr. Hemraj Awasthi were elected as Regional members.