Primarily to reach the benefits of five year plan to the people of India,
soon after Independence, the short term Course, the present Livestock inspectors
course (Then Stockmen course) was introduced since 1955.
The course was the Brain child of our late Prime minister of India,
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, our Prime Minister himself revealed this message
during his speech on the occasion of the Golden Jubilee unction of the Madras
veterinary college on 17.01.1955 and consequently published vide page No.304
of Indian veterinary Journal Golden Jubilee issue.