Foot and Mouth Disease Confirmed in Mbarara
Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak has been confirmed in Mbarara district after confirming one case.
The development was confirmed by the Mbarara Resident District Commissioner, Emmy Katera Turyabagyenyi who revealed that the case was found on Mungonya’s farm in Rubaya Sub-county.
The RDC added that Mbarara as a district, has collaborated with Kiruhura district local government to close Kyenshama cattle market in order to contain the outbreak.
This comes barely one week after the Outbreak of Foot and mouth disease was reported in Kazo and Kiruhura districts.