As the sickness spreads throughout Gujarat, Bhupendra Patel visits a vaccination centre for the lumpy virus.

Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel visited Jamnagars lumpy virus vaccination center today . He would assess the situation surrounding the outbreak of Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) and suggest how to handle the disease .

Jamnagar (Gujarat) (India): On August 6, Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel visited Jamnagars lumpy virus vaccination center today to address the state's 20 districts, where the disease is spreading.He would assess the situation surrounding the outbreak of Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) and suggest how to handle the disease.We were covering 5-10 villages.The situation is under surveillance, according to the Secretary of Animal Husbandry Department.

According to reports, more than 1,200 cattle in Gujarat died of lumpy skin disease.The state government has increased surveillance, rehabilitation, and vaccination programs, according to Bhupendra Patel, who recently visited Kutch, Jamnagar, Devbhumi Dwarka, Rajkot, Porbandar, Morbi, Surendranagar, Amreli, Bhavnagar, Junagadh, Banaskantha, Patan, and Panchmahal.It is spread by blood-feeding insects, such as some species of flies and mosquitoes, or ticks.It causes fever and nodules on the skin, which can lead to the death of the cattle.