Published on 11/17/2017
The video features best quality Nukra horse of best breed from Punjab India.
Punjab state witnessed breeding in form of thoroughbred stud farms in Mukatsar, Faridkot and Kotapura areas after independence. It was left to the innovative horse breeders, who took the responsibility to breed available home-grown horses. Selective breeding of available stock has resulted in establishing a beautiful color Known as Nukra.
Nukra horses have been made popular over the past years due to efforts of breeders and horse breed competitions organized by Animal Husbandry department Punjab. Such is the commercial demand of this color are sold by the Punjabi farmers at very high prices from 10 to 50 lacs depending upon age of the horse. The premium commercial value of this color has a ready market of customers from Haryana, Delhi, UP, Bihar, Uttrakhand, MP and Rajasthan. The Nukra horse is extensively used in marriage functions, religious ceremonies and also kept by the new rich/ Sardars/ Choudharies as emblem of nobility and status symbol.