Samples of 10 dead poultry birds in Gujarat test positive for avian influenza

Samples of round 10 useless poultry birds from Dolasa village in Gujarat’s Gir Somnath district have examined constructive for avian influenza.

That is the primary case within the state the place poultry birds have examined constructive for avian influenza, an official from the Gujarat animal husbandry division informed information company PTI on Saturday.

Earlier, samples of some wild birds had examined constructive for the flu in few districts of the state.

“Ten samples of poultry birds (rooster) examined constructive for avian influenza, following which 220 birds in three yard farms within the village had been culled,” deputy director of animal husbandry at Gir Somnath, D M Parmar, stated.

The district collector issued a notification limiting actions in a single km radius of the positioning from the place the carcasses of contaminated birds had been recovered.

Native authorities restricted the motion of poultry merchandise from the affected space as one of many measures to include the unfold of the an infection.

Different districts of Gujarat which have reported confirmed chicken flu instances are Junagadh, Valsad, Surat, and Vadodara. In these districts, samples of untamed birds had examined constructive for avian influenza.

On Friday, the Central Authorities stated chicken flu in poultry birds has been confirmed thus far in 9 states — Kerala, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and Punjab.

Throughout crow/migratory/wild birds, Avian Influenza has been reported in 12 states — Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Delhi, Rajasthan, Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab.

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