Maharashtra has turn out to be the eighth state to substantiate chicken flu amid nationwide efforts to include the unfold.
“Parbhani is the epicenter. About 800 poultry birds – all hens – died within the final two days. Their samples got for testing. And now it’s confirmed that the reason being chicken flu,” Deepak Madhukar Muglikar, District Collector Munglikar informed NDTV. Parbhani is about 500 km from Maharashtra capital Mumbai.
“It has been confirmed in Murumba village. There are about eight poultry farms and eight,000 birds. We’ve got give orders of culling these poultry birds,” he added.