New Breeds Registered

ICAR- National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources
Karnal-132001 (Haryana)

ICAR-National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources, Karnal (NBAGR) is the nodal agency for the registration of newly identified germplasm of livestock and poultry of the country. In 9th BRC meeting chaired by Dr B N Tripathi, DDG (AS), ICAR held on 16th August, 2021, two new breeds of buffalo were approved for the registration. Including these newly registered buffalo breeds, total number of indigenous breeds now in the country is 202, which include 50 for cattle, 19 for buffalo, 34 for goat, 44 for sheep, 7 for horses & ponies, 9 for camel, 10 for pig, 3 for donkey, 1 for yak, 19 for chicken, 2 for duck, 1 for geese and 3 of dog. Newly registered breeds have also been given the accession numbers.

Sr. No Breed Home Tract Accession number
1. Poda Thurpu Telangana INDIA_CATTLE_3600_PODATHURPU_03044
2. Nari Rajasthan and Gujarat INDIA_CATTLE_1704_NARI_03045
3. Dagri Gujarat INDIA_CATTLE_0400_DAGRI_03046
4. Thutho Nagaland INDIA_CATTLE_1400_THUTHO_03047
5. Shweta Kapila Goa INDIA_CATTLE_3500_SHWETAKAPILA_03048
6. Himachali Pahari Himachal Pradesh INDIA_CATTLE_0600_HIMACHALIPAHARI_03049
7. Purnea Bihar INDIA_CATTLE_0300_PURNEA_03050
8. Gojri Punjab and Himachal Pradesh INDIA_BUFFALO_1606_GOJRI_01017
9. Dharwadi Karnataka INDIA_BUFFALO_0800_DHARWADI_01018
10. Manda Odisha INDIA_BUFFALO_1500_MANDA_01019
11. Kajali Punjab INDIA_SHEEP_1600_KAJALI_14044
12. Mali Tripura INDIA_PIG_1900_MALI_09009
13. Purnea Bihar and Jharkhand INDIA_PIG_0325_PURNEA_09010
14. Kachchhi Gujarat INDIA_DONKEY_0400_KACHCHHI_05003
15. Maithili Bihar INDIA_DUCK_0300_MAITHILI_11002
16. Rajapalayam Tamil Nadu INDIA_DOG_1800_RAJAPALAYAM_19001
17. Chippiparai Tamil Nadu INDIA_DOG_1800_CHIPPIPARAI_19002
18. Mudhol Hound Karnataka INDIA_DOG_0800_MUDHOL HOUND_19003
19. PD2 (Vanaraja Female) Line ICAR-Directorate of Poultry Research, Hyderabad INDIA_CHICKEN_001_PD2_13002