The North Delhi Municipal Company on Wednesday imposed a ban on sale and storage of poultry or processed hen meat by outlets and eating places with fast impact, in view of the chicken flu scenario within the nationwide capital, based on an official order.
The order issued by the veterinary providers division of the NDMC additionally stated that homeowners of eating places and accommodations will face motion if egg-based dishes or poultry meat and different merchandise are served to prospects. The order has been issued in public curiosity and ought to be diligently complied with, it stated.
Testing of samples of crows and geese had confirmed chicken flu instances within the nationwide capital on Monday, prompting the Delhi authorities to impose a ban on sale of processed and packaged hen introduced from outdoors town. The Ghazipur poultry market has additionally closed by authorities.
“All meat and poultry outlets and meat processing models in areas underneath the NDMC, are prohibited to promote, retailer poultry or processed or packaged hen meat with fast impact, until additional orders,” the North Company order stated.
A number of geese at Sanjay Lake and numerous crows throughout numerous metropolis parks have been discovered useless within the final one week.
Reviews of over 50 chicken deaths had been obtained on a helpline of the Delhi authorities’s animal husbandry unit and 18 samples from completely different elements of town had been despatched for avian flu testing on Tuesday, officers had stated.