5. Terms to be Followed While Constructing a Quarantine Spotmn@admin
5. Terms to be Followed While Constructing a Quarantine Spot:
(1) Theterms to be followed and the criteria to be met while constructing a quarantine spot shall be as follows.
(a) The land area should be of at least 6,500 sq meters;
(b) At least 500 (five hundred) meters far from the animal husbandry area, animal firm, abattoir, animal market, and
the places of movement of animals;
(c) Arrangement shall be made to prevent the contact of the animals kept inside the quarantine with the outside
(d) Arrangement for separate places shall be made for the animals of different species and for animals that have been
entered into at different times;
(e) Appropriate arrangement shall be made for drinking water, light, ventilation and sewerage for animals;
(f) Arrangement shall be made for next inside door, in addition to main door, for the entry and exit of animals;
(g) Arrangement shall be made for places for storage of feeds, water, fodder, hay etc;
(h) Arrangement of platform shall be made for unloading and loading of animals to and from the means of transport;
(i) The floor shall be constructed in such a way that it may be cleaned up disinfected and dried easily;
(j) Arrangement shall be made for separate and adequate places for keeping the animals, storing the products of
animal origin and livestock product materials.
(k) Arrangement shall be made for keeping the materials required to be kept in colds store, if any,
(l) There shall be adequate place for disinfection and appropriate place for storage of chemicals and materials
for that purpose; and
(m) Provisions shall be made for deputation of employees efficient in the concerned subjects.
(2) No works other than those relating to quarantine shall be carried out inside the quarantine spot.