Avian contagious disease has not been detected in poultry in Delhi, aforesaid officers within the farming department.
So far, some ducks and crows have tested positive for the bird influenza in Delhi, triggering panic among authorities and civic agencies United Nations agency stop working many parks within the town and obligatory restrictions on sale of chicken.
As several as one hundred samples were collected from poultry from the wholesale market in Ghazipur — that accounts for a minimum of seventieth of the full offer across delhi and before the market was closed by the Delhi government as a defense against the bird influenza. “Result for all one hundred samples square measure negative,” aforesaid Dr Rakesh Singh, director of Delhi government’s farming department.
A total of eight samples have tested positive up to now. The eight samples were those of dead crows and ducks picked up from Sanjay Lake park in Mayur Vihar part two, Dwarka Sector nine and Mayur Vihar part three.
The samples that results square measure hoped-for embody crows, ducks and pigeons, aforesaid the second official.