The country’s first ‘Teaching and Training Pet Hospital and Research Centre’ established by Chattogram Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU) in Dhaka will begin its journey on Sunday, reports BSS.
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid will formally inaugurate the hospital at a function at the newly constructed hospital and research centre at Purbachal here, a CVASU press release said. Housing and Public Works Minister Engineer Mosarraf Hossain, University Grants Commission (UGC) chairman Prof Abdul Mannan and Secondary and Higher Education Division Secretary Md Sohorab Hossain will be present at the function with CVASU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Goutam Buddha Das in the chair.
The CVASU has established the pet hospital and research centre on a land of 22 katha at Purbachal to impart training on intern and post-graduate veterinary doctors.
Apart from existing infrastructure, a multi-storey building will be set up with modern facilities including medicine, surgery, gynecology and obstetrics, orthopedics, radiology and imaging and vaccination units.
Intern veterinary students of different universities will be able to get training on pet animals from the centre.