Samples of geese from Sanjay Lake space are the one ones in Delhi which have examined optimistic for fowl flu up to now, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia mentioned on Monday, asking folks to not panic as there isn’t a trigger for concern.
Delhi on Monday confirmed fowl flu circumstances after eight samples despatched to a Bhopal-based laboratory examined optimistic for avian influenza.
All eight samples — 4 from a park in Mayur Vihar Section 3, three from Sanjay Lake and one from Dwarka — have been discovered optimistic for avian influenza, Dr Rakesh Singh from the animal husbandry unit of the Growth Division mentioned.
“Solely samples of duck from Sanjay Lake have examined optimistic for fowl flu. There is no such thing as a trigger for concern. Studies of different samples are awaited,” Sisodia mentioned at a press briefing.
The Delhi authorities has additionally determined to ban sale of processed and packaged rooster introduced from outdoors town as a precautionary measure, he mentioned.
“The Delhi authorities is making all efforts to test the unfold of fowl flu and monitoring the state of affairs. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is consistently in contact with officers. There is no such thing as a have to panic as fowl flu doesn’t unfold from one particular person to a different,” he mentioned.
He mentioned Sanjay Lake space was sanitised after the samples of geese from there examined optimistic for fowl flu. The federal government has additionally closed down Ghazipur poultry market and banned entry of livestock from outdoors Delhi, he mentioned.