Department of Veterinary Parasitology

Dr. Rajeev Ranjan Kumar

DESIGNATION:Associate Professor
SPECIALISATION:Veterinary Parasitology
CONTACT NO.:+91-9457166680

Research Areas/ Areas of Interest

  • Diagnosis and control of Parasitic Diseases

  • Selected Research Publications

    1. Kumar, R.R., Yadav, C.L. and Vatsya, S. (2017). Emergence of Anthelmintic Resistance in Haemonchus contortus on Organized Sheep and Goat Farms of Sub-Himalayan Region of Northern India. Int. J. Curr. Microbio. App. Sci., 6(10): 790-796.

    2. Sastya, Sushmita, Kumar, R.R. and Vatsya, S. (2017). Evaluation of Anthelmintic Efficacy of Nicotiana tabacum against Gastrointestinal Nematodes of Goats. Int. J. Curr. Microbio. App. Sci., 6(10): 780-789.

    3. Rialch, A., Vatsya, S. and Kumar, R.R. (2013). Detection of benzimidazole resistance in gastrointestinal nematodes of sheep and goats of sub-Himalayan region of northern India using different tests. Vet. Parasitol., 139: 312-318.

    4. Garg, R., Yadav, C.L., Kumar, R. R., Vatsya, Stuti and Godara, R. (2009). The epidemiology of Fasciolosis in ruminants in different geo-climatic regions of north-India. Trop. Anim. Hlth. Prod., 41:1695-1700.

    5. Kumar, A., Garg, Rajat, Yadav, C.L., Vatsya, Stuti, Kumar, R. R. and S.N. Bedarkar (2009). Immune responses against recombinant tick antigen Bm95 for the control of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus ticks in cattle. Vet. Parasitol, 165: 119-124.

    6. Garg, R., Kumar, R.R., Yadav, C.L. and Banerjee, P.S. (2007). Duration of anthelmintic effect of three formulation (Oral, Injection and Pour-on) against multiple anthelmintic resistant Haemonchus contortus in sheep. Vet. Res. Commun., 31: 749-755.

    7. Yadav, C.L., Garg, R., Kumar, R.R., Banerjee, P.S. and Godara, R. (2007). Seasonal dynamics of Fasciola gigantica infection in cattle and buffaloes in Uttaranchal. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 77(2): 133-135.

    Other Information

    Dual Duties

    1. Asstt. Director, Instructional Poultry Farm
    2. Warden, Shivalik Bhawan
    3. Liason Officer, CVASc.


    1. ICAR sponsored project entitled “All India Coordinated Research Project on Sahiwal”.
    2. ICAR sponsored project entitled “All India Coordinated Research Project on goat improvement”.