Lucknow: Amid the prevailing pandemic, the Yogi Adityanath authorities is taking ahead its cow safety agenda and has issued directives to arrange assist desks for cover of cows in each district.
The state authorities has additionally issued directions that each one the cow shelters (gaushalas) should strictly comply with the Covid-19 protocols, and has made the utilization of masks and frequent thermal screening necessary.
The cow shelters can even be outfitted with all of the medical tools’s equivalent to oximeters and thermal scanners for cows and different animals as properly.
According to the federal government spokesman, destitute cows, in giant numbers, are being supplied shelter within the gaushalas. The authorities can also be quickly growing the variety of the present cowsheds and cow shelters to cope with stray cattle menace.
According to the official information, there are over 5,268 cow safety centres which have, until now, ensured the well-being of as many as 5,73,417 cattle within the state.
About 4,64,311 cows in each, villages and cities, have been stored at 4,529 short-term cow shelters.
Of these, 40,640 cows are in 161 Kanha Gaushalas and 10,827 cows in 407 Kanji homes.
Apart from this, 171 giant cow-conservation centres / cow sanctuaries have been constructed within the state, which have supplied shelter to as many as 57,639 cows.
The fodder financial institution mannequin, developed by the state authorities, is making certain well timed fodder by means of 3452 Fodder Banks that are feeding lakhs of stray cattle in Uttar Pradesh amid the covid disaster.
Under the Mukhya Mantri Besahara Gau-Vansh Sahbhagita Yojana, the UP authorities additionally made a provision of giving a monetary help of Rs 900 monthly to each farmer caring for stray cattle. So far, a complete of 85,869 cows have been supplied to 44, 651 beneficiaries.
In addition, the well-being of over 1,05,380 cows has been ensured by 533 registered cowsheds and 377 practical cow shelters, whereas, a complete of 47, 040 cows have been preserved in about 304 unregistered cowsheds.
In view of the present Covid state of affairs, a complete of 700 assist desks for the welfare of cows have been arrange throughout the districts of Uttar Pradesh. With this, 51 oximeters and 341 thermal scanners have additionally been supplied to make sure higher animal care and testing.