Chandigarh, November 2
The Division of Animal Husbandry has geared as much as stop any sort of ingression of avian influenza (chook flu) within the UT.
Dr Kanwajit Bhangoo, Joint Director, Animal Husbandry, UT, mentioned 4 fast response groups had been made to deal with any eventuality. The division had began bodily and sera surveillance of all type of birds, together with business, poultry, yard poultry and migratory birds.
The migratory birds have began arriving within the metropolis and often keep right here until February. Migratory birds play an enormous position in transmission of avian influenza. The division has activated its surveillance at Sukhna Lake the place these birds arrive throughout winters. — TPR