Bird carcasses at Gupkar trigger flu fears in Srinagar

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Various chook carcasses seen in a Srinagar locality triggered fears of avian influenza among the many many residents. Poultry division of Kashmir division nonetheless claimed that birds are sickness free as per test experiences.

Mohammad Ismail, a resident of Gupkar house proper right here was shocked to go looking out two ineffective crows in his backyard on Sunday. Later inside the night time, he seen further ineffective birds inside the locality, he said. “Given chook flu that unfold throughout many states earlier this 12 months, I’ve been apprehensive about any uncommon chook demise,” he said. Ismail said he had not seen birds falling ineffective like this sooner than and said he plans to take the issue up with the Animal Husbandry Division.

When Larger Kashmir spoke to the Animal Husbandry division, it negated the problems stating that Kashmir was in the meanwhile free of Avian flu. “We have now examined over 3000 samples prior to now 4 months and prior to now one month, now we have had no constructive report,” a senior official instructed Larger Kashmir.

In earlier, chook flu had been confirmed in over 28 samples of crows and completely different wild birds in Kashmir.

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