Port Blair, Mar 28: The Dept. of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Services, Elephant Point unit organized and conducted two days training programme on “Goatery Management” under ATMA at Gram Panchayat Mithakhari w.e.f. 27/03/2019 in which Pradhan, Mr. Mohammed Safiq Gram Panchayat Mithakhari was the Chief Guest in the inaugural session. Pradhan in his address appreciated the efforts of the department and urged participants to adopt Goatery as livelihood which is a strong option available at present. Sr. Subhash B. Palve, Senior Veterinary Officer, Elephant Point briefed in details about various aspects of Goat management and explained about daily management require to be followed whereas Dr. S.K. Choubey, Senior Veterinary Officer, Port Mout explained about housing of Goats specially low cost shelter and elaborated about different diseases of Goats and steps require to be followed for maintaining healthy Goats. A practical training will be made on last day of the programme. A total of 22 persons attended the programme.