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Indonesia to Buy 29 Million Foot and Mouth Disease Vaccine Doses as Outbreak Worsens

Kamis, 23 Juni 2022 | 19:17 WIB
Indonesia to Buy 29 Million Foot and Mouth Disease Vaccine Doses as Outbreak Worsens

ILUSTRASI. Indonesia will procure 28,7 million vaccine doses for foot and mouth disease by year-end and limit livestock transportation between regions. ANTARA FOTO/Andreas Fitri Atmoko/hp.

Sumber: Reuters | Editor: Anastasia Lilin Yuliantina

KONTAN.CO.ID - JAKARTA. Indonesia will procure 28,7 million vaccine doses for foot and mouth disease by year-end and limit livestock transportation between regions amid a surge in cases. A senior minister said on Thursday.

The country launched a nationwide livestock vaccination programme last week, as the disease has been found in 19 of the country's 34 provinces, with the number of infected livestock growing quickly from 20.000 last month to 232.549 this week.


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