Bhopal nationwide lab confirms fowl flu in Suba Singh poultry farm
ADC Khanna and committee take inventory of state of affairs exterior farm
Ludhiana– After the National Institute of High-Security Animal Diseases, Bhopal on Friday confirmed avian influenza within the samples of birds in Suba Singh Poultry farm at Kila Raipur, Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma constituted a nine-member committee to start and oversee culling of poultry birds and containment operations on the earliest.
The Deputy Commissioner stated that Punjab Government has notified the poultry farm as an contaminated space on the outbreak of avian influenza amongst its birds.
He stated that Additional Deputy Commissioner (Khanna) Sakatar Singh Bal can be chairman of the panel and SDM Payal Mankanwal Singh Chahal, ADCP Jaskiranjit Singh Teja, Deputy Director Animal Husbandry, BDPO Dehlon, Divisional Forest Officer, SMO Dehlon, Naib Tehsildar Dehlon and Executive Engineer PWD Adesh Gupta would ensure culling and containment operations easily.
He stated that inside 0-1km space round epicentre of illness within the poultry farm has been declared an contaminated zone and 0-10 km space round poultry farm has been designated as surveillance zone.
Sharma stated that the committee would ensure no stay/lifeless birds, unprocessed poultry meat, Eggs, feeds or any materials/items taken out and introduced into poultry farm moreover no individual would carry or try to carry into the market any poultry product which is understood to be contaminated with the illness into the contaminated zone.
He stated that culling to be undertaken on the contaminated space by the crew of consultants sporting correct kits or different obligatory protocol to be adopted for stopping the unfold of the virus additional sampling would even be carried out by the consultants within the contained zone.
Meanwhile the committee headed by ADC Khanna Sakkatar Singh took the inventory of state of affairs exterior poultry farm and gave instructions to the committee members to begin the culling course of to be accomplished within the subsequent few days. He additionally cleared the position of committee members to full the method safely, easily and hassle-free method.