C`garh on alert after bird flu cases in Orissa

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 21:17

Raipur: In the wake of the detection of
bird flu cases in the neighbouring Orissa and Jharkhand, the
Chhattisgarh government has issued an alert in all the
districts of the state to take precautionary measures in this
regard.

According to official sources, the concerned
authorities have been issued an alert in the wake of the avian
influenza (bird flu).

Director of the state animal health department has
sent letters to the deputy directors of all the districts,
informing them about the confirmation of bird flu cases in the
domestic poultry in Khurda district of Orissa and among crows
in Jamshedpur district in Jharkhand.

The concerned district authorities have been asked to
immediately report and bring to notice the deaths of any birds
in their region.

PTI



First Published: Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 21:17

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