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Guru Angad Dev Veterinary And Animal Sciences University

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College of Veterinary Science, Rampura Phul

Faculty Detail

Dr. Maninder Singh

Designation: Associate Professor
Contact Address:Department of Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology, College of Veterinary Science, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Rampura Phul 151103
Telephone :
Mobile: 9419174187

Academic Credentials

  • B.V.Sc. & A.H.
  • M.V.Sc.
  • Ph.D.

Teaching and Other Appointments

  • Taught students at all the levels i.e. BVSc & AH, MVSc and PhD. Topics of interest have been Epidemiology and zoonotic diseases.

Other Appointments

  • Assistant Professor: 14 May, 2010 to 15 November, 2021 at Division of Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu.

Area of Research Interests

  • Research has been focused on the bacteriology, serology and molecular diagnosis of bacterial zoonotic diseases. I have done substantial work on brucellosis and salmonellosis in poultry. Of late, the interest on bacteriophages is growing.

Ongoing Projects

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Surveillance of infectious diseases with potential of causing abortions in large ruminants of Jammu region





Outreach Programme on Zoonotic Diseases





Screening of suspected animal samples for the presence of Coxiella burnetii





Screening of suspected animal samples for the presence of Coxiella burnetii



Research Honour’s /Awards

  • Best Poster Award at National Symposium on Transboundry Zoonotic Diseases: Challenges and Strategies and VIII annual conference of IAVPHS organized by ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Gangtok on 6-7 November, 2009
  • Best paper award at International Symposium on One Health: Way Forward to Challenges in Food Safety and Zoonoses in 21st Century and Xith Annual Conference of IAVPHS organized by School of Public Health and Zoonoses, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana in Collaboration with: University of Saskatshewan, Canada w.e.f 13th – 14th December, 2012.
  • Best paper award at Biennial National Conference of Association of Public Health Veterinarians, DUVASU, Mathura on January 24-25, 2020.
  • Best paper award at WILDCON 2020 Online International Conference and 14th annual convention of Association of Indian Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians organized by Wildlife Research and Training Centre, Nagpur from 18-20 December, 2020.
  • Best Poster Award (2nd), 1st National Conference of Association of Mastitis, DUVASU, Mathura, 19-20 October 2022
  • Best Poster Award (3rd), International Symposium and XVIII Annual Conference of IAVPHS at ICAR Research Complex for NEH region, Umiam, Maghalaya, 1-2 December, 2022
  • Innovative Article Award for article ‘A Veterinarian’s take on World Tuberculosis Day’ by The Science World A Monthly e Magazine, dated: 01.04.2022

No. of Publications

Research: 45
Extension: 11
       Books: 06
        Manuals: 05


  • Zulfqarul Haq, Ankur Rastogi, Ramesh Kumar Sharma, Pratiksha Raghuwanshi, Maninder Singh, Azmat Alam Khan, Syed Mudasir Ahmad. 2024. Exploring the efficacy of a novel prebiotic-like growth promoter on broiler chicken production performance. Veterinary and Animal Science, 23, 100331.
  • Dengam Geyi, Prasad Thomas, Lakshmi Prakasan, Yancy M Issac, Arvinderpal Singh, Sonu S Nair, Maninder Singh, Sophia Inbaraj, Suman Kumar, Asok K Mariappan, Vinod K Chaturvedi, Premanshu Dandapat. 2024. Salmonella enterica serovars linked with poultry in India: antibiotic resistance profiles and carriage of virulence genes. Brazilian Journal of Microbiology, 1-11
  • Singh, M. and Yadav, J.P. 2023. Monkeypox (mpox) in animals and humans – A comprehensive review. Indian Journal of Animal Health. DOI:
  • Singh, A., Singh, M., Malik, M.A and Padha, S. 2023. Is there a shift in Salmonella diversity among poultry in Northern India? Avian Diseases, 67(1): 108-113. DOI:
  • Maninder Singh, Mohd Ashraf Malik, Dhirender Kumar Singh, Soni Doimari, Bhavna and Rohini Sharma. 2019. Multilocus variable number tandem repeat analysis (MLVA)-typing of Brucella abortus isolates of India reveals limited genetic diversity. Tropical Animal Health and Production, 52(3): 1187-1194.
  • Gita Kumari, Soni Doimari, M. suman Kumar, Maninder Singh and Dhirendra Kumar Singh. 2023. MLVA typing of Brucella melitensis and B. abortus isolates of animal and human origin from India. Animal Biotechnology, 34(2):375-383.
  • Singh M, Singh D K, Shivaramu K V, Biswas R, Rawat S, Boral R, Singh S and Cheema P S. 2010. Serum as clinical specimen in PCR for diagnosis of ovine brucellosis. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 80(1): 17-18.
  • Shefali Raj Gangoliya, Sanjay Kumar, Syed Imteyaz Alam, Harsh Kumar Sharma, Maninder Singh, Sanjay Kumar Kotwal, Mustapha Berri and Dev Vrat Kamboj. 2019. First molecular and serological evidence of Coxiella burnetti infection among sheep and goats of Jammu province of India. Microbial Pathogenesis, 2019, 130: 100–103.
  • Maninder Singh, M.A. Malik, Rajiv Singh, D.K. Singh, Soni Doimari, Suhasani Tandon and Jyoti Gupta. 2019. Serological, isolation and molecular studies on brucellosis in an organized farm, Jammu and Kashmir, India. Journal of Animal Research, 2019, 9(5): 749-752.
  • Rohini Sharma, Maninder Singh, S.K.Kotwal, M.A.Malik and Heena Chambyalia. 2018. Occurrence of multidrug resistant biofilm producing bacteria in veterinary clinical settings. Haryana Veterinarian, 57(1): 76-79.