A complete of 11 crows have been discovered useless in two consecutive days in three places in Gurugram giving rise to hen flu fears within the district, officers mentioned on Saturday.
The Division of Animal Husbandry, and Wildlife and well being authorities are on excessive alert and have began to analyze the explanation behind the deaths, officers mentioned.
The wildlife officers, nevertheless, mentioned the precise trigger behind the crows’ deaths is but to be ascertained, including samples have been taken, and despatched to Jalandhar in Punjab for additional investigation.
In response to the Wildlife Division, no case of hen flu has been reported within the district but.
“Groups from the Division of Animal Husbandry and Wildlife have began maintaining a tally of the wetland of the district. Poultry farm home operators have been instructed to instantly inform departmental officers in the event that they discover something suspicious,” mentioned RP Dangi, a zonal wildlife officer.
Some individuals who went to Biodiversity Park in Sector-56 in Gurugram for morning stroll had noticed the six useless crows on Friday. They instantly knowledgeable district administration officers who rushed to the spot and picked up samples.
Additionally, three crows have been additionally discovered useless close to Baharampur village on Thursday. In addition to, two extra crows have been additionally discovered useless in Sultanpur lake space just a few days in the past.
“Thus far, we’ve no case of hen flu,” mentioned Dangi.