Tribune Information Service
Panchkula, February 22
Deputy Commissioner Mukesh Kumar Ahuja immediately declared the realm adjoining to the wetlands utilized by migratory birds in Alipur Naggal village as contaminated with avian influenza (H5N1).
The realm inside 1-km radius from the epicentre has been declared an “contaminated zone” and the realm between 1-10-km radius from the epicentre as a “surveillance zone”.
Ahuja mentioned no birds’ eggs or feed of avian species could be moved from the alert and surveillance zones to every other place. Nonetheless, wholesome birds, eggs or feed from free areas might enter these areas.
“In train of the powers conferred below the Act, the realm adjoining to the wetlands utilized by migratory birds at Alipur Naggal village is contaminated with avian influenza,’’ a press observe mentioned.