Swine Fever

Thailand culls 200 pigs amid heightened fears over African swine fever

Thailand has yet to report an outbreak of African swine fever among its pigs, though neighbouring Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia have all confirmed cases of the deadly disease.

Sep 18, 2019, 18:38 PM IST

Philippines declares African first swine fever outbreak near Manila

The announcement was based on the results of laboratory tests requested by Agriculture Secretary William Dar after reports last month of an unusual number of pig deaths in backyard farms in Rizal province.

Sep 09, 2019, 13:21 PM IST

Classical swine fever, PRRS surface in Mizoram

Classical swine fever and Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) have surfaced in Mizoram with blood samples of dead pigs testing positive, state veterinary officials said.

Jun 24, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

Centre for sealing border with Myanmar to prevent PRRS

Centre says north eastern states, Manipur and Mizoram, should seal border with Myanmar so swine fever, Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS), infected pigs were not imported to India.

Jun 27, 2013, 19:15 PM IST

Swine fever outbreak in West Sikkim

With three blood samples having tested positive at Regional Disease Diagnostic Laboratory authorities today confirmed swine fever outbreak.

Jun 25, 2012, 15:44 PM IST