The Secretary, Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, is the OIE Permanent delegate from India. Joint Secretary, Livestock Health is the focal point for OIE for the following subjects from India:
- Animal disease notification
- Veterinary Products
The Animal Husbandry Commissioner (AHC) coordinates the India’s comments to animal health standards proposed for adoption or for consideration by OIE. India is the member of OIE.
Successful competition of India’s animals and animal products within the global marketplace requires participation in the activities of the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE). India is actively participating in helping shape the draft Animal Health standards proposed by the OIE.