KARACHI: Pakistan Tanners Association signed an M.O.U with the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, Punjab to control skin diseases among the ruminants of Pakistan.
This is the Second University / Industry Research Project between the two. The first project” Prevalence and Identification of Pathological Conditions Causing Skin Damages and Consequently Reducing Its Market Value In Ruminations Of Punjab” was conducted few year before and both have agreed to move forward and make joint study as how to control these diseases to avoid economic loss which is about 18% of total value of hides and shins in Pakistan.
The M.O.U was signed by Dr. Talal Naseer Pasha Phd, Vice Chancellor of the University and Mr. Agha Saiddain, Chairman, Hide and Skin Sub-Committee of PTA in presence of Governor of the Punjab. Mohammad Server and Chairman Pakistan tanners Association Mohammad Musaddiq.