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24 Oct 2016

#India, H5N8 #Birdflu: 10 more #ducks die in Deer #Park Lake in #Delhi (Deccan Herald, Oct. 24 ‘16)

 

Title: #India, H5N8 #Birdflu: 10 more #ducks die in Deer #Park Lake in #Delhi.

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N8 subtype, poultry and wild birds epizootics in India.

Source: Deccan Herald, full page: (LINK).

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10 more ducks die in Deer Park Lake

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Ten more ducks died in Deer Park Lake complex on Sunday even as multi-vitamins and garlic were being fed to birds and ducks to improve their immunity.

Seventeen ducks were found dead in the lake a day earlier. Development Minister Gopal Rai, who reviewed the preventive measures, said the situation in the lake area was a matter of "concern".

The minister constituted a 10-member squad for spraying Mycrodacyn spray on all the birds in the Deer Park Lake complex as a preventive step against the H5 avian influenza which, so far, is being considered as non-harmful to humans, a statement said.

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Keywords: India; New Delhi; H5N8; Avian Influenza; Poultry; Wild birds.

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