Nagpur: A livestock insurance fortnight will be organized in the state from August 1 to 15 as a part of implementation of National Livestock Scheme. The livestock to be covered for insurance scheme include Milch Cows and Buffaloes, domesticated horses, bullocks, goats, lambs etc. Maximum five livestock species per beneficiary family have been included for insurance benefit. Animals within a specified age group are accepted under the Insurance Scheme and the sum insured under the policy will be the market value of the animal.
The interested can contact the toll free number 1800 2330418 of Animal Husbandry Department and 18002091415 of the insurance company or visit the site www.ahd.maharashtra.gov. in for further details.