Bird deaths continue, flu confirmed in 9 states and one UT | India News


Avian influenza(*9*) unfold to (*9*)extra districts(*9*) and states on Monday at the same time as migratory and different birds continued to drop useless in a number of cities and villages. With hen samples taken from Delhi and (*9*)Uttarakhand(*9*) confirming the H5N8 virus on Monday, avian influenza has unfold to 9 states and a Union territory. The different affected states are (*9*)Maharashtra(*9*), Rajasthan, Gujarat, Haryana, (*9*)Himachal(*9*), UP, Kerala and MP.
To comprise the unfold, UP and Himachal banned poultry from different states.
An alert was sounded in Uttarakhand after samples of two useless crows despatched for testing returned positive from ICAR-NIHSAD (National Institute of High Security Animal Disease) in Bhopal. On Monday, Dehradun divisional forest workplace officers noticed 127 useless birds in totally different places. What was alarming was the sighting of one useless noticed dove in (*9*)Rajaji Tiger Reserve(*9*), six mynas in Chidarwala, Rishikesh and 4 pigeons in AIIMS Rishikesh.
Jaipur zoo in Rajasthan was shut indefinitely on Monday after 4 birds — three widespread geese and a black stork — died. The virus unfold to 2 extra districts of the state — Tonk and Karauli — on Monday. With this, 15 of the state’s 33 districts have been hit by hen flu. As many as 371 hen deaths had been reported in the final 24 hours, taking the full to three,321.
In neighbouring Gujarat, two extra districts — Vadodara and Surat — had been hit by the virus.
In Maharashtra, the place avian influenza was confirmed on Sunday, the administration will begin culling 80,000 poultry birds at a farm in Parbhani from Tuesday.
In UP, the federal government notified your complete state as “controlled area”.

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