Livestock Aid Centre

  • A Livestock Aid Centre (LAC) is the unit of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry service delivery mechanism at Gram Panchayat level.
  • An LAC may comprise of more than one Gram Panchayat.
  • The LAC is headed by a Livestock Inspector/ Veterinary Technician, and at times has an attendant to assist in the Animal Husbandry services.
  • There are a number of services provided by the LAC viz. Vaccination, Artificial Insemination, Castration, Extension Services etc.
  • A LAC is the prime unit of livestock service delivery at the Gram Panchayat .
  • There exist 2939 LACs in the state.