Samples of Birds From 16 Maharashtra Districts Test Positive For Avian Flu

Mumbai: Samples of poultry birds (rooster) from 16 districts of Maharashtra have examined optimistic for avian flu, an official from the state animal husbandry division stated on Friday. Additionally Learn – 7 Fall Sick From Hydrogen Sulphide Fuel Poisoning at Plant in Raigad

Chicken flu has been present in poultry birds of Parbahni, Latur, Nanded, Pune, Solapur, Yavatmal, Ahmednagar, Beed, Raigad, Thane, Gondia, Ahmednagar, Hingoli, Satara, Nagpur and Gadhchiroli. Additionally Learn – Huge Hearth at Serum Institute of India Facility in Pune

The state has up to now disposed of 39,483 poultry birds, 35,515 eggs, eight geese and 53,046 kg of chicken feed as a precautionary measure, an official stated. Additionally Learn – Ayurvedic Tricks to Observe Amidst Chicken Flu Outbreak to Preserve The Illness at Bay

“At the very least 16 districts had despatched samples of useless birds for testing, which had been discovered optimistic for avian flu. A migratory goose in Wardha district additionally examined optimistic for the an infection,” he stated.

The primary case of chicken flu was reported within the state on January 8 and since then, 14,524 have been discovered useless, he stated.

The state has sanctioned operational price of Rs 1.30 crore for disposing off useless birds and as compensation to poultry farmers, he stated.

The state has additionally reported dying of 732 birds together with a number of poultry birds, crows and different birds on Thursday.

(With inputs from PTI)

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