A number of circumstances of Avian Flu generally generally known as Chicken Flu have been reported in Udhampur district among the many home birds, officers mentioned right here.
Wildlife warden Jammu, Anil Arti mentioned that samples of some home birds had been taken in Udhampur space some fifteen days in the past they usually have now been examined constructive for chook flu.
He, nonetheless, mentioned that there is no such thing as a want to fret as circumstances haven’t been reported on main scale as a result of chook flu has been confirmed amongst few home fowl and one peacock in Udhampur, in addition to in some wild crows in Poonch.
Nodal officer for Chicken flu Dr Mushtaq Ahmad Shah mentioned that circumstances of chook flu have been confirmed in some home birds in Jammu division, nonetheless, no case has been reported to date within the Kashmir division.
It’s pertinent to say right here that Kerala, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Jammu & Kashmir have confirmed the outbreak of the avian influenza in poultry birds.
Instances of chook flu have additionally been reported amongst crows, migratory and wild birds in Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Delhi, Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab and Bihar.