Culling Operations in Jalgaon To End Monday
Maharashtra Animal Husbandry Department officials have confirmed that the culling operations in Jalgoan where a fresh outbreak of bird flu was reported will end on Monday.// Dr B K Wankhade, Regional District Commissioner, Animal Husbandry said that the operations had begun on March 29 after the fr...
Bird Flu Raises Its Ugly Head in Jalgaon and Madhya Pradesh Jalgaon
is in the eye of the storm once again, with confirmed cases of bird-flu in six villages of Jalgaon
district in Maharashtra. Following the bird-flu notification// in four villages in the district, during the II week of March, samples were sent to High Security Animal Disease Laboratory in Bh...
Bird-Flu: A Child and Two Adults, Quarantined At Jalgaon
A child, just five years old and two adults were placed under quarantine in different Jalgaon
hospitals, following incidents of bird-flu// , in this part of Maharashtra.
Tina Nanavade from Rawer taluka, all of five, complained of sore throat and fever and was admitted to Nhavi Hospital on Sun...
Prevention of Bird Flu Among Human Beings
... personal protective equipment and IEC activities.
This plan was operationalized during the outbreak of Avian Flu among poultry in Nundurbar and jalgaon
districts of Maharashtra, Surat District of Gujarat and Burhanpur district of Madhya Pradesh in February-April, 2006. Due to the coordinated action no...
Maharashtra Cracks Down On Fake Doctors
... lower courts.
The highest number of allegations of fake doctors has been from Nagpur with the number of cases filed touching 177 closely followed by jalgaon
where 174 cases were filed.
The High court, however has issued a statement saying the case brought forward by the petitioner cannot be presented be...
Bird flu outbreak prevented by Tamiflu
Scientists at the High Security Animal Disease Laboratory in Bhopal carried out DNA sequencing and genetic analysis of virus collected from jalgaon
and Navapur. The findings showed that the virus was sensitive to Tamiflu due the different types of amino acids like glutamic acid, asparigine, histid...
India Says It Is ‘‘Avian Influenza Free Country
... animal husbandry.
There was a bird flu outbreak among poultry on February 18 at Navapur and Ucchal areas of Maharashtra and Gujarat. After that jalgaon
was affected. But since April 18 no new cases have been detected.
But the animal husbandry department said that it would continue to monitor the ...
Avian flu-free Status to Boost India's Poultry Exports
...ccording to NECC estimates, the poultry industry's losses were around Rs.128 billion since the first outbreak of avian flu was reported in February in jalgaon
district of Maharashtra until June 30.
Although the demand and retail prices of poultry products have picked up in some parts of the country, in...
India to Claim Bird Flu-Free Status Next Month
...e surveillance and other preventive steps taken would prevent a repeat outbreak.
"As we have not had an avian flu outbreak after the outbreak in jalgaon
(in Maharashtra) for three months we will be in a position to claim disease free certificate on Aug 10. Our preparedness will always be there," Animal...
India To Claim 'Bird Flu Free' Status
...uld be made before the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) on August 10. The last case of avian influenza (H5N1 virus) in India was reported in jalgaon
district of Maharashtra in West India in May.
Pawar said timely action by both agriculture and health ministries ensured containment of the sprea...