RAWALPINDI: Director Livestock & Dairy Development Rawalpindi, Dr. Ghulam Hussain Bhutta, visited rural areas of Rawalpindi division and inspected veterinary hospitals. He directed veterinary doctors and field staff to extend every possible treatment facilities to animals and educate farmers to adopt necessary precautionary measures to prevent their animals from current cold wave. Dr. GhulamHussainBhutta said that under the directives of Secretary Livestock & Dairy Development Punjab, NaseemSadiq, government is committed to promote Livestock & Dairy Development in the province and special initiatives had been adopted to upgrade the existing facilities in rural areas. He inspected the vicinity of veterinary hospitals and directed to make sure the cleanliness and provision of necessary medicines to be used for the treatment of animals. He said that adequate funds had been provided by the Provincial government for the promotion of livestock and dairy sector and the target fix for the purpose can only be achieved by discharging professional responsibilities with honesty and dedication. During visit Dr. GhulamHussainBhutta also met farmers of different localities and inquired about the facilities provided by the government to take care of their animals. He said teams had been constituted for animal vaccination in rural and urban areas.