Guru Angad Dev Veterinary And Animal Sciences University
ਗੁਰੂ ਅੰਗਦ ਦੇਵ ਵੈਟਨਰੀ ਐਂਡ ਐਨੀਮਲ ਸਾਇੰਸਜ਼ ਯੂਨੀਵਰਸਿਟੀ

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College of Veterinary Science

Faculty Detail

Dr. Vinod Kumar Dumka

Designation: Professor-cum-Head
Contact Address:Deptt. Of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology College of Veterinary Sciences Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana- 141 004
Telephone : 0161-2414032
Mobile: 9463201126

Academic Credentials

  • B.V.Sc. & A.H.
  • M. V. Sc. Pharmacology
  • Ph.D. Pharmacology and Toxicology

Teaching and Other Appointments

Actively involved in teaching undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral courses to the students of major as well as minor field.

Other Appointments

  • Executive Committee member-ISVPT
  • Presidents Nominee-STOX India
  • Chairman-Dept Research Committee

Ongoing Projects

Sr. No.


Funding Agency

Year of Start


Influence of Exposure to New Generation Insecticides on the Disposition of Antimicrobial Agents




Evaluation of therapeutic potential of some indigenous plants of Punjab




Pesticide-induced adverse effects: implication on livestock production

State Govt.



Research Honour’s /Awards

  • Vice Chancellor’s Bronze medal for B.V.Sc.& A. H.
  • University merit scholarship & certificate during B.V.Sc.& A. H.
  • IVRI-JRF during M.V.Sc.
  • Awarded ICAR-SRF for Ph.D.
  • INSA Visiting Fellowship, 2005.
  • Qualified in ICAR National Eligibility Test for Lecturership conducted by ASRB in 1996.
  • Young Scientist Award at Ist Annual Conf. of ISVPT, 2000.
  • Best Extempore Award in Ist Annual Conf. of ISVPT,2000.
  • Best Poster Award in VIII Annual Conf. of IAAVR, 2001.
  • Best Poster Award in III Annual Conf. of ISVPT, 2002.
  • Best Poster Award in XI Punjab Science Congress, 2007.

No. of Publications

Research: 62

           Extension: 7


           Manuals: 4


Gill KK and Dumka VK (2016) Antioxidant status in oral subchronic toxicity of fipronil and fluoride co-exposure in buffalo calves. Toxicology and Industrial Health 32(2): 251–259.

Dinakaran V and Dumka VK (2015) Pharmacokinetic profile of cefquinome after oral subchronic flubendiamide exposure and in vitro plasma protein binding in buffalo calves. Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology. 39: 321-326.

Sreeshitha SG, Dinakaran V and Dumka VK. (2014) Pharmacokinetics of lincomycin following single intravenous administration in buffalo calves. Tropical Animal Health and Production. 46: 1099–1102

Ranjan A, Dumka VK and Singh ND (2014) Effect of flubendiamide, lead and their combined exposure on erythrocytic indices in water buffalo calves. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination & Toxicology. 92: 410-414

Dumka VK, Dinakaran V, Ranjan B, Rampal S (2013) Comparative pharmacokinetics of cefquinome following intravenous and intramuscular administration in goats. Small Ruminant Research 113: 273-277