Delhi on Monday confirmed hen flu after samples of eight lifeless crows and geese examined constructive for avian flu. The event was confirmed by the Animal Husbandry Division in Delhi. Import of reside birds and the largest wholesale poultry market in Ghazipur has been quickly shut down in Delhi. Earlier, 17 geese have been discovered lifeless on the Sanjay Lake, prompting authorities to declare it an “alert zone”. Moreover, 91 crows have been discovered lifeless in 14 DDA parks in the previous couple of days, officers stated.
Earlier at the moment, Maharashtra too had confirmed the presence of avian flu with take a look at outcomes exhibiting that 800 chickens died of the flu at Murumba village in Parbhani district.
Fowl flu has been confirmed as the reason for demise of round 900 hens in the previous couple of days at a poultry farm in Maharashtra’s Parbhani district, a senior official stated on Monday. The district administration has now determined to cull practically 8,000 birds in Murumba village the place these hens died, Collector Deepak Muglikar stated.
Earlier, Muglikar on Saturday stated round 900 hens had died at a poultry farm, run by a Self-Assist Group (SHG), within the village and their samples have been despatched for testing.
“The reason for demise has been confirmed as hen flu. Therefore, now we have determined to cull all of the birds in a one-km radius of the place the place these deaths came about,” the collector stated.
“We’ve created a prohibitory zone in 10 km radius of the world the place the birds died. No birds might be transported from there to another place. Our medical staff is stationed there and it’s inspecting all folks of the village,” he stated.
There isn’t a have to be panic and the district administration is taking all precautions.
The hen flu outbreak has already been confirmed in Kerala, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh.
The central authorities on Sunday stated it has directed zoo managements to submit each day studies to the Central Zoo Authority (CZA) until their space is said free from the illness.
The CZA, beneath the atmosphere ministry, issued an workplace memorandum saying avian influenza is a scheduled illness beneath the Prevention and Management of Infectious and Contagious Illnesses in Animals Act, 2009, and reporting such a illness is compulsory for taking acceptable preventive measures towards its unfold.